How do I become ...an ethical hacker?
HAVE you got what it takes to tackle cyber crime? You donít need to have a postgraduate certificate in ethical hacking or even a degree in computer science to take on the illegal hackers who take pleasure in causing mayhem, says Matt Moore, the security assessments manager at Oracle, a software company.
"I have chemists and engineers working for me," he says. "People tend to have a varied background. Itís an odd, niche industry."
It is also a growing industry. "The reason that ethical hacking came about is because of the increase in cyber crime. The ubiquity of the internet means the potential reach of malicious individuals is increasing." How do I become ...an ethical hacker? - Newspaper Edition - Times Online
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