Reply to post: Re: Obama, like all politicians, is computer illiterate.

Mr President, is this a war on hackers – or a war on people stopping hackers?

SolidSquid

Re: Obama, like all politicians, is computer illiterate.

While I recognise that this terminology is used within the hacking community, it isn't used the same way outside of the community (even by people who are familiar with computers). "Hackers" has become the term used for "Crackers", with what you'd term a hacker being considered by those outside of the hacking community as "security researchers", or something along those lines anyway

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