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ETHICAL HACKING 2 Ethical Hacking Part 1 Introduction Ethical hacking is a descriptive term that refers to the act of hacking that is performed by individuals or a company as an effort to diagnose any potential threats on a given network or computer device. An ethical hacker works by making attempts to go through system securities and identify any weak points that are prone to exploitation by various malicious hackers. The information obtained from this process can then be used by the system developers to improve security and safety of the entire system. The research objective is to understand the entire process of ethical hacking including the rules involved, its importance, measures of improvement, the divergent opinions, challenges involved and various recommendations. Methodology Relevant information concerning ethical hacking was obtained from various sources including the internet, books, and journals. Relevant information was also obtained from library sources to authenticate the information obtained from the internet source. The online interview was conducted to get information from those individuals who have fallen victims of the ethical hacking. However, the main problem with the online interviews is that some information might be flawed as people would provide different opinions concerning the issue under discussion. Findings For any act of hacking to be deemed ethical, there are several rules and guiding principles that the hacker must put up with. The hacker must, through a written expression, seek
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