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Hackers are great Programmers . Hackers solve problems and build things, and they believe in freedom and voluntary mutual help. To be accepted as a hacker, you have to behave as though you have this kind of attitude yourself. And to behave as though you have the attitude, you have to really believe the attitude.
No one will search for “how to become a hacker” & learn Hacking in google except newbie. People like to be a Hacker, and burst the network, server and so on. You can get a clear idea here. After reading this article you can get an idea about becoming as a Hacker.
Don’t search for “Download Hacking tools” , “Windows hacking tool” , “Hacking software” , “Email hacking”,’ Yahoo password cracking” or any thing.
Don’t download such tools by above results. And don’t download and install tools from Yahoo chat room people or individuals. Because those tools may open your system’s backdoor and you will be hacked and your system will be used for Spamming proxy.
Key Loggers and Spy
Don’t download and install spy or key loggers to trace your roommates or your brother/sister. Don’t be proud of yourself that you successfully traced them. They will trace you for its Owner.
Don’t test installed tools yourself against Yahoo.com or any other site. Don’t think Yahoo’s server will be hacked by you and that Lame tool.
Teach me how to hack
Don’t beg others by asking “teach me how to hack”, “Tell me how to hack”,” Help me in cracking this Y! Id”
Don’t punch tattoos like “Black Hat Hacker”, “The Hacker” & “Hack me if you can”
Username & Email
Don’t create Yahoo Ids like “HackMeAlive”, “Thomas_A_Peterson” and any suffix or prefix with the words Hacker, BlackHat & so on.
Hacker and Films
Don’t think yourself as a hacker after seeing “The Matrix” film and don’t try to dodge the dogs while they try to bite you.
How you can become a Hacker?
Improve Skills First learn things and improve your Skills. learn php for web development.
Start writing small and small tools yourself, like port scanner, service scanner etc. In python,perl or such a simple but effective languages.
Use them to protect your system and server.
Read more articles about Bugs and fixes.
Tune up yourself as a troubleshooter.
Every backdoor has a Lock.Try to find the Locks or Make a better one.
Try to understand the core things. For example Understand what is the kernel,Understand the Protocols, Start writing own protocols, Try to write a patch for linux kernal yourself.
Be a Best Programmer.
Hacking is not means fully about exploiting and entering in to a network or server.
Modern Zen Poem:
To follow the path:
look to the master,
follow the master,
walk with the master,
see through the master,
become the master.
I really appreciate your interest to become a hacker. Start learning and improving your skills. Best of luck.