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hacker

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1 a person who illegally gains access to a computer system and sometimes tampers with its information

  • the company's security experts spent days trying to figure out how a hacker could have gotten past the firewall
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2 a person who lacks experience and competence in an art or science

  • weekend golf hackers who are there mainly for the social networking
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