Hacking: A trick or a process which give un authorised access to a computer or a system
Or. Hacking is identifying weakness in computer systems or networks to exploit its weaknesses to gain access.
Profit of hacking
1. It save us from cyber criminal.
2. It save our data.
3. It is useful when we forget passwords or security bypass
4. It help to earn money
Hacker: A person who gave a unauthorised access to a computer or a system
Or A Hacker is a person who finds and exploits the weakness in computer systems and/or networks to gain access. Hackers are usually skilled computer programmers with knowledge of computer security.
Types of hacker
1. GREY HAT HACKER
2. WHITE HAT HACKER
3. BLACK HAT HACKER
4. PRO HACKER
Hackers are classified according to the intent of their actions. The following list classifies hackers according to their intent.
|Ethical Hacker (White hat): A hacker who gains access to systems with a view to fix the identified weaknesses. They may also perform penetration Testing and vulnerability assessments.|
|Cracker (Black hat): A hacker who gains unauthorized access to computer systems for personal gain. The intent is usually to steal corporate data, violate privacy rights, transfer funds from bank accounts etc.|
|Grey hat: A hacker who is in between ethical and black hat hackers. He/she breaks into computer systems without authority with a view to identify weaknesses and reveal them to the system owner.|
|Script kiddies: A non-skilled person who gains access to computer systems using already made tools.|
|Hacktivist: A hacker who use hacking to send social, religious, and political, etc. messages. This is usually done by hijacking websites and leaving the message on the hijacked website.|
|Phreaker: A hacker who identifies and exploits weaknesses in telephones instead of computers.|
Hacking is a very useful thing as well as dangerous
Many people use it for earn money by use of hacking illegally. That’s wrong we should never use a art for illegal purpose.