What is an ethical hacker? And why do companies hire them?
Ask someone to define the word ‘hacker’ and it’s almost guaranteed to spark a debate. Yet, hacking isn’t a new concept. In fact, it’s been around for decades. Throughout the sixties, hacking simply meant optimising systems and machines to make them run more efficiently. Since then, the world’s fear and fascination with black hat hackers have clouded the term ‘hacker’, and as a result, many choose to differentiate between malicious […]