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ethical hacker

[eth-i-kuh l hak-er] /ˈɛθ ɪ kəl ˈhæk ər/
noun, Digital Technology.
1.
a hacker who violates the security of a system usually with the knowledge and consent of the owner or developer, in order to test the code, without malicious intent.
Origin of ethical hacker
1990-1995
First recorded in 1990-95
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