IT security

White Hat Hackers

A white hat hacker is a company or individual that probes your network and computers to look for weaknesses. They try to breach the security of your systems and gain access to your computers. The goal is to show how your systems can be breached, so that you can then fix any gaps that they find. What they find would show that certain systems need patching (operating systems plus software), that you might need to boost employee training, and that you might need to change system audit and logging policies and install new software or network appliances or change the configuration in what you already have. Read more…