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hacking

(of a cough) harsh, dry, and spasmodic

hacking

[′hak·iŋ]
(computer science)
Use of a computer system without a specific, constructive purpose, or without proper authorization.
(engineering)
The technique of roughening a surface by striking it with a tool.
(lapidary)
A system of grooves in a lap that hold diamond powder for cutting and polishing gems.

hacking

1. Roughening a surface by striking with a tool.
2. Laying brick so that the bottom edge is set in from the plane surface of the wall.
3. In a stone wall, the breaking of one course of stone into courses of different height.
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Ian Hacking is my candidate for The Great Canadian Philosopher of the twentieth century.
He has been contacted by the Department of Defense about a major hacking case.
At that point, Maiffret turned his life around, swearing off illicit hacking and cofounding eEye, a network security firm.
Mr Hacking moved to the Wirral to found Sun Valley, and had lived in Caldy for several decades.
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The hacking group claimed responsibility for the attack by posting screenshots of the administration panel for the Office blog on their official Twitter account.
Outside court, Alan Mitnick, said he is relieved and happy the legal battle finally has ended for his son, now 36, who began hacking in his early teens when there were few guidelines for talented amateur computer users.
Hoyt said the hacking in Ohio occurred around 11 a.
The boy has been accused of successfully hacking websites belonging to the Montreal police, the Quebec Institute of Public Health, the Chilean government, and other non-public entities.
has settled 144 cases related to the hacking scandal.
Celebrated in the underground world of hacking as a self-styled playboy and a snitch, Justin Petersen has never kept a low profile.