Phreaking is a slang term coined to describe the activity of a culture of people who study, experiment with, or explore telecommunication systems, such as equipment and systems connected to public telephone networks. As telephone networks have become computerized, phreaking has become closely linked with computer hacking. This is sometimes called the H/P culture (with H standing for hacking and P standing for phreaking).The term phreak is a portmanteau of the words phone and freak, and may also refer to the use of various audio frequencies to manipulate a phone system. Phreak, phreaker, or phone phreak are names used for and by individuals who participate in phreaking.
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  • What are crackers?

    …” of the them became hackers and they are known today as Blackhat hackers. How to know a Cracker? With a few things you can easily expose a cracker and one of the most common things among crackers are their misspelling. As an example: They write fone instead of phone and phreak instead of freak etc.. They replace ( s ) with ( z ) like writing… 4 readers -
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