Haiku #9 Hackers? Really?

Firewall, port blocked! Crap!

Search for back door, probe weakness

Found one. Problem solved

Regardless the imagery we superimpose on cyber criminals, at their core they too come to work to solve problems. Unfortunately our understanding of the distinction between hackers and cyber criminals really needs to be more fully developed. Criminals, cyber or otherwise, attempt to impose their will on groups of victims. In the case of cyber criminals, they do this in hopes that their efforts remain undetected as long as possible. Hackers on…