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What is a Hacker?

The Truth About Computer Hackers So what exactly is a “Hacker?” It is a term that now strikes fear into the hearts of anyone that owns a computer or related device. Only those that are Amish or in a UNICEF commercials are exempted from that list. Most people think that a hacker is actually a bad thing. This is because of the [...] Read more

Computer Hackers and How They Work

In today’s world, the term “computer hacker” is used to describe criminals that break into computer systems that they are not authorized to have access to. Despite the stigma that you average person attaches to hackers, the vast majority of them are not all that intelligent. In fact, most self-proclaimed computer hackers are [...] Read more

A guide to deleting your Instagram account

A lot of people share personal information of varying sensitivities on social media. But the Cambridge Analytica and Facebook scandal might have taught so many people that sharing too much personal data on social media might be wrong. Deleting your social media account might sound extreme, but it may be a step in the right direction towards [...] Read more

April Declared as Bug Month at Instagram by Hackers

Two hackers known online as, “Mondo Armando,” and, “Mustascio,” have announced that April is Instagram bug month. They have decided to take it upon themselves to expose a new security vulnerability each day during the month. After getting word of the news from the duos LiveJournal site, Instagram was obviously nervous. [...] Read more

Beware of Cell Phone Hackers

Recently in my office, a coworker’s cell phone bill mysteriously doubled. The phone was one that he uses for work purposes only, and he hardly ever uses it, keeping it in his car most of the time. All of the charges that made the bill double were for hundreds of text messages and visiting internet sites. The phone company said that he may [...] Read more

Hackers like Easy Passwords

So who would use the simplest of passwords like 12345 to access their online account? Would you believe 1 out of 5 web users still do. It's like leaving the key under the doormat- abc123. Amichai Shulman, chief technology officer from Imperva which makes software to block hackers, recently examed a list of 32 million unknown passwords that hackers [...] Read more

Cyber Espionage - Computer Hacking, Chinese Style

Cyber Espionage isn’t sexy like James Bond. But then, are any spies really as sexy as the movies make them out to be? That may be something we never know. Certainly terms like “computer hacking” doesn’t sound very sexy. However, one thing we do know about cyber espionage – whether you call it computer hacking or [...] Read more

A Guide to Computer Hacker/Hacking Movies

This is not a complete list of every hacker movie out there, but it includes many computer hacking classics and the most popular ones. Electric Dreams This is a must-see old 80’s movie! It’s actually a love story that goes something like this – a nerdy guy who knows nothing about computers buys himself a home computer. Within [...] Read more

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