“And then it happened… a door opened to a world… rushing through the phone line like heroin through an addict’s veins, an electronic pulse is sent out, a refuge from the day-to-day incompetencies is sought… a board is found.”As the term “hacker” strikes our mind, the first thing that comes to our mind is cybercrime. We witness news flashing every day on cybercrimes – through mail, social networking sites, phone number and more. The world has witnessed host of crimes including robbery, blackmailing etc., through internet and phone. But is that all? A hacker is not always the villain in the cyber world; there are different types of hackers, typically ethical and unethical hacker. As the term suggests, ethical hacker hacks information systems ethically for some good purpose while an unethical hacker does the same unethically for some wrong reasons.
Source: The Mentor, January 8, 1986
As the term “hacker” strikes our mind, the first thing that comes to our mind is cybercrime. We witness news flashing every day on cybercrimes – through mail, social networking sites, phone number and more.
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