Essay on A Movie ' Algorithm : The Hacker Movie

1981 Words Jul 30th, 2015 8 Pages
A movie “Algorithm: The Hacker Movie,” illustrates a view of a hacker life and what he or she does because he or she doesn’t care about the privacy and laws. According to the movie, it shows that “The hackers live by one rule: information should be free and everything can be simplified and coded and understood as information” (Documentary Storm). Based on the movie also, they do not go for a date or hang out at the night club, having parties with friends because they live in their own world; the world with their computer and that is the only universe that they see. We can assume that, the hackers don’t live socially like other people do. According to the Urban Dictionary, the best definition of a hacker is a person who secretly gets access to other people’s computer system in order to get information or causes damage (Chuck). People normally see a hacker with negative thoughts because they just aware that a hacker is a bad person. But, there are three classifications of hackers that we should know, which is “White-hat (hacking for enjoyment of exploration), Black-hat (hacking to find and exploit system weaknesses), and Grey-hat (someone who is a little of both)” (Chuck). We should know that the good hacker still exists, and there are many benefits of hacking the computer systems for the hackers and the people. Hacking a computer systems are beneficial to many people. Some prominent boons of computer hacking include the revelation of bugs and weaknesses in a particular…

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