Hacking vs Cybersabotage - What's the difference?
As nouns the difference between hacking and cybersabotage
is that hacking
is (computing) playful solving of technical work that requires deep understanding, especially of a computer system while cybersabotage
is sabotage of computer systems; destructive hacking.
As an adjective hacking
is short and interrupted, broken, jerky; hacky.
As a verb hacking
Short and interrupted, broken, jerky; hacky.
- A hacking''' cough. A '''hacking''' laugh. A '''hacking''' breath. A '''hacking cry.
- A more hacking and harrowing cough I have never heard.
- Anise will diminish the most hacking cough to where it is no longer irritating.
Most non-creative collocations are the phrases given as examples.
* hacking cough
(computing) Playful solving of technical work that requires deep understanding, especially of a computer system.
(computing) Unauthorized attempts to bypass the security mechanisms of an information system or network. See also cracker.
(pathology) A dry coughing; the emission of a succession of short coughs.
(sports, chiefly, American football, soccer, rugby) A kick in the shins.
(massage) The act of striking the muscles with the side of the hand.
(UK, countable) A riding or journey on horseback. (Plural hackings.)
(obsolete) The operation of working over the faces of rough or worn grindstones with a hack-hammer.
(obsolete, masonry) The separation of a course of stones into two smaller courses, when there are not enough large stones to form a single course.
(obsolete, gem-cutting) The cuts and grooves made in the metal laps by holding the cutting edge of a steel blade against them while in motion, for the purpose of providing receptacles or pockets for the powders using in cutting and polishing gems.
(obsolete, brick-making) The piling of bricks for drying.
- From hacker'': ''"A person who delights in having an intimate understanding of the internal workings of a system, computers and computer networks in particular." —
* hacking coat, hacking jacket, hacking-seat
* hacking run
* (Vol. IV, p. 2675–2676; supplement Vol. XI, p. 559)
* “hacking” in Harrap's Shorter , 2006, p. 416
* “hacking” in Concise English Dictionary , Wordsworth, 2007, p.
hacking” at Wordnik
Sabotage of computer systems; destructive hacking.