11 essential hacking terms, defined

Savvy IT professionals know that their networks and security are under a constant barrage of cyberattacks.

As a business professional, you too can ensure that you are aware of major cybersecurity risks as they appear.

The challenge for many who don’t live in the world of cybersecurity, however, is that the security industry presumes that you already know the hacking terms discussed.

To help, we’ve assembled and updated this list of common hacking terms to keep you on the same page as the security professionals.