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From Amr Shahin <amrnab...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: "Big Data" Problem
Date Tue, 24 May 2016 07:32:36 GMT
It sounds very unethical, if i had the choice i wouldn't do it, think
however that if you don't then someone else with less moral standards will

On Tue, May 24, 2016 at 1:59 AM, Deepak Goel <deicool@gmail.com> wrote:

> Hey
> Namaskara~Nalama~Guten Tag~Bonjour
> (Sorry, as this might not be the right question for this forum. However am
> not sure which other forum would be able to address this problem)
> I work for a "Big Data" company and we are supposed to provide the
> technology to a bank which will link the corporate accounts and savings
> accounts of a customer.
> So if a bank has given a corporate loan to a company and the company does
> not dole out some payments from its savings account, then the bank should
> warn itself and take action against the company as there might be a
> probability that the company might default on its loan.
> Now we would be providing the technology however it is not completely
> ethical to link the corporate account to the savings account of the
> customer company. However the bank is saying, as it has all the data it can
> link it without any hassle. Even without informing customers.
> This problem is similar to the "Nuclear problem" where the physicist
> provided the nuclear technology to build nuclear bombs, but said that they
> just provided the technology. But it is for the politicians to decide
> whether or not to use nuclear bombs on civilians. And hence there is no
> moral obligation on the physicist.
> What do you think I should do? Is there a problem at all or am i just over
> imagining things? Should I provide the technology to the bank to link the
> two accounts?
> Thank You
> Deepak
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