People often misunderstand hackers, hacker culture and the hacking mindset. In turn, people are afraid to be a hacker or pursue a career in information security. In this exclusive Security Weekly session, we’ll look at what defines a hacker, examples of hackers throughout history, and how we can influence the next generation of hackers.
- How the stereotypical hacker mold is inaccurate, and keeps people away from cybersecurity careers.
- The technical skills actually needed to be a hacker, and how these are frequently exaggerated.
- The powerful, positive impact that hackers have on our industry.
Technical Level: High