Hackers and Computer Security

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How did computer hacking start?

Hackers and Computer Security

One reason why the internet security is so vulnerable to hackers and information security problems is because the foundations of the internet were created by scientists who placed a premium on ethical behavior. An early critic of internet security, Cliff Stoll, famously stated that "if we built buildings the way we programmed computers, the first woodpecker to come along would destroy civilization."

   

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