security consultants

Topic 2: Security Consultants

Frank Abagnale, the criminal played by Leonardo DiCaprio in the motion picture “Catch Me If You Can,” ended up in prison. After he left prison, however, he worked as a consultant to many companies on matters of fraud.

(a) Why do these companies hire the perpetrators (if caught) as consultants? Is this a good idea?

(b) You are the CEO of a company. Discuss the ethical implications of hiring Frank Abagnale as a consultant.

Rainer, R. K. Jr., & Prince, B. (2018). Introduction to Information Systems: Supporting and Transforming Business (7th ed.). Hoboken, NJ: Wiley.