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Hacktivism - Wikipedia

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In Internet activism, hacktivism or hactivism is the subversive use of computers and computer networks to promote a political agenda. With roots in hacker culture ...

The Rise of Hacktivism | Georgetown Journal of International Affairs

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Sep 8, 2015 ... Hacktivism emerged in the late 1980s at a time when hacking for fun and profit were becoming noticeable threats. Initially it took the form of ...

What is hacktivism? - Definition from WhatIs.com - SearchSecurity

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Hacktivism is the act of hacking, or breaking into a computer system, for a politically or socially motivated purpose.

Hacktivism 101: A Brief History and Timeline of Notable Incidents ...

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Aug 17, 2015 ... While not done for profit, hacktivism has forced companies and organizations to face critical security challenges. Find out what it is and how it ...

Hacktivism: good or evil? - Computer Weekly

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Wikipedia is always a good source of definitions for technology-related issues. It defines Hacktivism as “the use of computers and computer networks to promote ...

Understanding New Hacktivism: Where Next for Hackers With a ...

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Jul 31, 2016 ... In 2016, hacktivism has become a mainstream force impacting millions of global lives. 'Hacking for a cause' has now become a weapon that ...

Hacktivism - The Huffington Post

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The meeting point for hackers and mothers is like a mirror. The outward-bound reflection is where they intersect. Both are interested in what is revealed by a ...

What is Hacktivism? - Definition from Techopedia

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Hacktivism Definition - Hacktivism is the act of hacking a website or computer network in an effort to convey a social or political message. The...

Hacktivism: A Short History | Foreign Policy

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Apr 29, 2013 ... But if the hacking community likes to flaunt its glib side, it also has a rich history of political activism — or “hacktivism” — that has come to define ...

What is hacktivism? - Stanford Computer Science

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Definition of Hacktivism. Hacktivism, according to information security researcher Dorothy Denning, is "the marriage of hacking and activism." More precisely, it is ...