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A history of hacking and hackers

31 October 2017 at 3:22pm

Computer Weekly have just published an article written by Jisc's Danny Moules on  "A history of hacking and hackers".

Danny is a security assessment specialist and pen tester and was keen to help get the message out that the stereotypical image of a 'hacker in a hoodie' is outdated and you should be wary if that's the only threat you are concerned about...