Hacker may refer to:


  • Hacker (term), a contentious term used in computing for several types of person
    • Hacker (computer security) or cracker, who accesses a computer system by circumventing its security system
    • Hacker (hobbyist), who makes innovative customizations or combinations of retail electronic and computer equipment
    • Hacker (programmer subculture), who shares an anti-authoritarian approach to software development now associated with the free software movement




  • Hack the Space (amine el alaoui) Moroccoan electroclash and techno producer
  • The Hacker (Michel Amato, b. 1972), French electroclash and techno producer
  • Alan Hacker (b. 1938), English clarinetist
  • Benjamin Thurman Hacker (1935–2003), U.S. Naval officer
  • George Hacker (20th century), U.S. lawyer, head of the Alcohol Policies Project
  • Katrina Hacker (b. 1990), American figure skater
  • Marilyn Hacker (b. 1942), American poet, critic, and reviewer
  • Peter Hacker (b. 1939), British philosopher
  • Sally Hacker (1936–1988), feminist sociologist
  • Arthur and Ron Hacker (20th century), brothers who formed Dynatron Radio Co in the 1920s and Hacker Radio Ltd in the 1960s in Maidenhead Berkshire UK, one time royal warrant holders as supplied Radio equipment "By appointment" to the royal household.



  • Hacker Brewery, and its beer, since 1972 merged into Hacker-Pschorr Brewery
  • Hacker-Craft: Boats made by the Hacker Boat Company
  • Hacker Fares™, KAYAK.com itineraries that require purchasing two or more one-way tickets on separate airlines

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  • Hacker — hat im technischen Bereich mehrere Bedeutungen. Das Wort wird alltagssprachlich gebraucht, um jemanden zu bezeichnen, der über ein Netzwerk in Computersysteme eindringt und zugleich Teil einer entsprechenden Subkultur ist. In engerem Sinne… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • hacker — hack‧er [ˈhækə ǁ ər] noun [countable] COMPUTING someone who secretly reaches information on someone else s computer system so that they can look at, use, or change it: • Intercepting messages on the Internet is easy for a smart hacker. * * *… …   Financial and business terms

  • hacker — [ akɶr ] n. m. • 1984; mot angl., probablt de to hack arg. « perdre son temps » ♦ Anglic. Pirate informatique qui agit par goût du défi, sans intention de nuire. Recomm. offic. fouineur. ● hacker nom masculin (de l anglais to hack into, entrer… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Häcker — ist ein Hersteller für Küchen in Rödinghausen, Häcker Küchen der Name folgender Personen: Katharina Häcker (* 1986), deutsche Eiskunstläuferin Thomas Häcker (* 1962), deutscher Pädagoge eine andere Schreibweise des Namens Haecker …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • hacker — HÁCKER [pr.: hecăr]hackeri m. Spărgător de reţele computerizate. /cuv. engl. Trimis de siveco, 28.01.2008. Sursa: NODEX  HACKER [HÉCĂR] s. n. spărgător de programe de calculator. (< engl. hacker) Trimis de raduborza, 04.05.2008. Sursa: MDN …   Dicționar Român

  • hacker — hack er (h[a^]k [ e]r), n. One who, or that which, hacks. Specifically: A cutting instrument for making notches; esp., one used for notching pine trees in collecting turpentine; a hack. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hacker — Hacker, 1) Joachim Bernh. Nicol., geb. 1760 in Dresden; war früher Rector in Gommern u. st. 1817 als Pfarrer in Zscheyla bei Meißen; er schr.: Geistliche Gesänge, Pirna 1783; Thanatologie, Lpz. 1795–99, 4 Bde., u.a.m. 2) Johann Georg Aug., geb.… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Hacker — (Kamm), s. Baumwollspinnerei, Bd. 1, S. 602 …   Lexikon der gesamten Technik

  • Hacker — (del inglés hack, recortar), también conocidos como white hats (sombreros blancos) o black hats (sombreros negros), según una clasificación de sus acciones (según sean sólo destructivas o no, etc.). Es el neologismo utilizado para referirse a un… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • hacker — / hækə/, it. / aker/ s. ingl. [der. di (to ) hack tagliare, fare a pezzi e sim.], usato in ital. al masch. (inform.) [chi penetra abusivamente in una rete di calcolatori per utilizzare dati e informazioni in essa contenuti] ▶◀ pirata informatico …   Enciclopedia Italiana

  • hacker — → pirata informático …   Diccionario panhispánico de dudas

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