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hacking is good or Bad

Cybersecurity can be described as measures taken to safeguard computers and electronic devices against criminals seeking unauthorised data.

In previous years,¬†cybersecurity¬†wasn’t a concern as there were few breaches. Businesses and other organizations didn’t have to worry about protecting their data. All they had had to do was use password protection.

Everything changed when hackers realized they could make a lot of money exploiting vulnerabilities.

Hacking is okay if it’s not malicious

Hacking is a bad idea?

Hacking is a crime, some may argue. Others might say that hacking is okay as one can only do this to make a living.

Hacking isn’t necessarily bad, but it can be.

Hackers are available who have been certified. An organization can use them to find weaknesses and vulnerabilities in its information systems using the same tactics and skills as malicious hackers.

Ethical hacking is the act of finding loopholes in systems. Because the motivation is different, it is completely different from black-hat hacking. Black hat hackers are motivated to exploit the weaknesses in the system, while ethical hackers are looking to find them.

Ethical hackers must be certified

To be able practice ethical hacking, one must be certified.

It is important to be able to distinguish between the two types of hackers. Ethical hackers work in organizations and institutions to find vulnerabilities and identify ways to fix them. An ethical hacker can bring many benefits to an organization.

Organizations need to invest in ethical hacking

To reduce the chance of being attacked, organizations must employ ethical hackers. There are many vulnerabilities being discovered every day. It is important to have someone on the job who can keep up with any new developments that could be exploited by malicious hackers.

How to handle the hacking challenge

Understanding the mindset of hackers is the first thing ethical hackers must learn. He dives into the details to learn about the methods and tools hackers use to carry out their malicious activities. An ethical hacker can use all information to find ways to stop hackers from accessing computers and to prevent them from doing so.

Hackers are second-to-last updated with new technologies. These hackers learn new technologies first, even before they are available on the market. They invest a lot of money and time learning new techniques and tools to keep up with others.

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Evangeline Christina is a Cyber Security Enthusiast, Security Blogger, Technical Editor, Certified Ethical Hacker, Author at Previously, he worked as a security news reporter in a reputed news agency.