Hacking - a force for good

July 14, 2006

Nerds and anoraks have been thrilled to hear that Abertay Dundee University is launching a degree in computer hacking. But Abertay stresses that the honours BSc is in "ethical hacking and countermeasures". There is no truth in the rumour that any student unable to hack into the university system to change their grade to A+ gets an automatic fail.

diary@thes.co.uk

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