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What is Computer Hacking?

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Asked by PSA, 04 Mar 12:35 pm
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Computer hacking is the procedure to manipulate someones hardware and soft ware resources in order to achieve some goal. The crackers turn the computer into a pet computer that exploits the weakness of the users computers operating system and steals information without letting the owner know about it.
Answered by Lucky, 04 Mar 12:50 pm

 
  
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Computer hacking is the practice of modifying computer hardware and software to accomplish a goal outside of the creators original purpose. People who engage in computer hacking activities are often called hackers. Since the word hack has long been used to describe someone who is incompetent at his/her profession, some hackers claim this term is offensive and fails to give appropriate recognition to their skills.
Answered by Stone Heart, 04 Mar 12:41 pm

 
  
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Computer hacking is the practice of modifying computer hardware and software to accomplish a goal outside of the creators original purpose. People who engage in computer hacking activities are often called hackers. Since the word hack has long been used to describe someone who is incompetent at his/her profession, some hackers claim this term is offensive and fails to give appropriate recognition to their skills.

Computer hacking is most common among teenagers and young adults, although there are many older hackers as well. Many hackers are true technology buffs who enjoy learning more about how computers work and consider computer hacking an art form. They often enjoy programming and have expert-level skills in one particular program. For these individuals, computer hacking is a real life application of their problem-solving skills. Its a chance to demonstrate their abilities, not an opportunity to harm others.

Since a large number of hackers are self-taught prodigies, some corp ...more
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Answered by John peter, 26 Apr 11:13 am

 
  
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Even without your cognizance, you PC get operated by hackers by taking control of everything ....!
Answered by Dil Se, 04 Mar 02:26 pm

 
  
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Someone OPERATE your COMPUTER from His/Her END !! : ))
Answered by Raj, 04 Mar 12:59 pm

 
  
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What I would do: ',

one. Load up the computer, see how far you can go in.

two. Turn on the computer, and load in through a Linux Operating System on a CD/Flash Drive I.e. get the BIOS to boot from the CD/USB Drive.

three. Navigate the hard drive to his emails, or run a search to see where it would be. Depending on the program, it will be in different spots, and named differently.

four. If the emails were encrypted, it would be run through a decryption program. It could either be run through the program itself until it finds words of certain lengths that match a dictionary.

five. Access the Emails raw, or load up into an external client.

This, is assuming she has physical access to the computer, which is much more easier.

This, is one way to do it if she doesn't have direct access Assuming the computer is on, and connected to the internet. Now, it isn't that easy to hack into a computer that's 'well protected' though. But, I'll try my best to explain what someone might ...more
Answered by Mickey, 04 Mar 12:44 pm

 
  
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Computer hacking refers to finding out weaknesses in an established system and exploiting them. It involves combining the power of the internet and specialized programming skills to bypass sophisticated security systems. It comes in many forms, from the programming of malicious programs (called spyware and malware) to the breaking of sophisticated computer security systems.
Answered by Psycho, 04 Mar 12:42 pm

 
  
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After computer fasts for 16 Somvars, we Invite Technician for Lunch and offer Him food and do Pooja, this whole Upwas is called as computer Hacking :-P
Answered by Indian Ocean, 04 Mar 12:36 pm

 
  
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