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synonyms for hacking

  • castrate
  • disable
  • disfigure
  • dismember
  • hack
  • harm
  • impair
  • incapacitate
  • injure
  • mangle
  • maul
  • mutilate
  • wound
  • batter
  • blemish
  • break
  • crush
  • damage
  • deface
  • disqualify
  • gimp
  • hamstring
  • hog-tie
  • hurt
  • lame
  • mar
  • massacre
  • spoil
  • truncate
  • warp
  • mayhem

antonyms for hacking

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  • aid
  • assist
  • cure
  • fix
  • heal
  • help
  • improve
  • mend
  • adorn
  • allow
  • beautify
  • decorate
  • embellish
  • ornament
  • repair
  • aid
  • beautify
  • help
  • repair
  • build
  • combine
  • construct
  • create
  • cure
  • fix
  • grow
  • heal
  • improve
  • join
  • mend
  • sew
  • unite
  • wait
  • preserve
  • disagree
  • refuse
  • reject
  • stop
  • turn away
  • disallow
  • dodge
  • shun
  • abstain
  • add
  • avoid
  • discontinue
  • disenchant
  • fail
  • give
  • keep
  • lose
  • maintain
  • misconceive
  • misunderstand
  • offer
  • repulse
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      How to use hacking in a sentence

      Users have no recourse against funds lost to hacking or fraud.
      MASTERCARD WILL SUPPORT CRYPTOCURRENCIES—BUT NOT THE ONES YOU THINKTIMOTHY B. LEEFEBRUARY 11, 2021ARS TECHNICA
      In September 2019, another similar vulnerability was found being exploited by the same hacking group.
      GOOGLE SAYS IT’S TOO EASY FOR HACKERS TO FIND NEW SECURITY FLAWSBOBBIE JOHNSONFEBRUARY 3, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
      Almost shouting over the phone, he suggested a lawsuit would help him show “the American people” the evidence supporting his claims, but shared only a copy of a post alleging foreign hacking that appears to no longer be online.
      DOMINION THREATENS MYPILLOW CEO MIKE LINDELL WITH LAWSUIT OVER ‘FALSE AND CONSPIRATORIAL’ CLAIMSHANNAH KNOWLES, EMMA BROWNJANUARY 18, 2021WASHINGTON POST
      They also studied more than a decade's worth of reports about which of these mobile security features law enforcement and criminals have previously bypassed, or can currently, using special hacking tools.
      HOW LAW ENFORCEMENT GETS AROUND YOUR SMARTPHONE’S ENCRYPTIONWIREDJANUARY 15, 2021ARS TECHNICA
      The attack has not been attributed to a specific hacking group or state actor and there’s no confirmation of who is responsible for trying to sew coronavirus-related disinformation by seeding doctored medical documents online.
      EMA WARNS OVER DOCTORED COVID-19 VACCINE DATA HACKED AND LEAKED ONLINENATASHA LOMASJANUARY 15, 2021TECHCRUNCH
      As one of its final acts in 2020, the outgoing San Diego City Council gave city employees permission to buy cell-phone hacking technology — as well as drones and rapid response vehicles — without realizing it.
      COUNCIL UNKNOWINGLY OK’D SURVEILLANCE GEAR FOR SECRETIVE POLICE GROUPJESSE MARXJANUARY 13, 2021VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
      While no one was wearing masks or social distancing, an audience member’s hacking cough could draw side-eyes and nervous glances.
      THE YEAR THEATERS WENT DARKPATRICK FOLLIARDDECEMBER 30, 2020WASHINGTON BLADE
      For example, let’s say that Tom writes a fascinating, in-depth webpage about growth hacking.
      HOW TO USE HEATMAPS TO LEVEL UP YOUR CONTENT MARKETING GAMELYUTHAR JACOBDECEMBER 18, 2020SEARCH ENGINE WATCH
      The hacking tool embedded within the update even stored stolen data within the Orion software as to evade detection, according to FireEye.
      HACKERS USED A LITTLE-KNOWN IT VENDOR TO ATTACK U.S. AGENCIESVERNE KOPYTOFFDECEMBER 15, 2020FORTUNE
      That is the same hacking group that was behind the cyber-attacks on the Democratic National Committee going back to 2015.
      SUSPECTED RUSSIAN-BACKED HACKERS BREACHED U.S. TREASURY COMPUTERSVERNE KOPYTOFFDECEMBER 13, 2020FORTUNE
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