Hackers are often lumped into two groups: those who tamper with our security and privacy, and those who use their skills to spotlight holes in the Internet's infrastructure.
They're routinely vilified and prosecuted, and also aggressively recruited by the government to help protect data from cybercriminals, foreign state intrusions and other nefarious forces.
But at last weekend's 10th biennial Hackers on Planet Earth (HOPE X) conference, one of . . .
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