If you have ever had your computer or an account hacked, you will know how invasive this crime can be. Some “hackers” use their computer skills to spread viruses, send spam, or steal files from computers-however, some of them use their skills to better understand how computers work, to improve our systems.
Whether for good or evil, computer manipulating is a very interesting skill, that requires intelligence and computer savvy. While there are many of these people out there using this for bad purposes, they only make up a small percentage of the hacking community, according to those who track and study this profession.
The term computer hacker first showed up in the mid-1960s. Essentially this person …