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What is hacking?

Hacking is a term to describe an action which allows a person unauthorised access to data in a system or computer. A hacker is a person who breaks codes and passwords to gain the unauthorised entry.


What are the types of hackers?

'Black Hat' hackers, 'White Hat' hackers, Cyber terrorists, Web security developers, Cyber crime investigators.


How do you protect against hacking?

Anti Viruses, Regular back-ups, Password protection, Write Protection, Location, Physical Security