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5/19/2015
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Comic: White Hat Hackers

Is this the best way to hire security talent? The line between black hat and white hat is surely blurring.

If the hat fits, wear it.

Brian Moore is a cartoonist and illustrator. His first brush with the world of IT was a very part-time gig applying software patches on a TRS-80 Model III. The patches were about four lines long and arrived in the mail, typed on letterhead. He has since moved on to computers ... View Full Bio
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StaceyE
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StaceyE,
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6/30/2015 | 9:00:58 PM
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Definitely black!
StaceyE
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StaceyE,
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6/30/2015 | 9:00:32 PM
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I am sure it wouldn't be a very popular implementation in reality.
StaceyE
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StaceyE,
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6/30/2015 | 8:50:02 PM
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Haha...as long as he or she has a good sense of humor!
Ariella
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Ariella,
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6/1/2015 | 8:35:17 AM
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@StaceyE Come to think of it, that makes a great gag gift: a box of many different hats -- for the man or woman who has to wear many different ones.
StaceyE
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5/31/2015 | 4:02:14 PM
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@yalanand

It is interesting trying to explain to someone what it means when you say you work in IT. I always get, "So, what exactly does that mean?"
Gary_EL
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Gary_EL,
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5/31/2015 | 3:20:18 PM
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But what color hat would anti-heroes wear?
StaceyE
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StaceyE,
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5/31/2015 | 2:29:13 PM
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@SachinEE

Maybe not a bad idea, could follow the example of most hospitals. Employees of different levels have different colored scrubs.
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5/31/2015 | 2:25:31 PM
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@ Whoopty, 

Your blue beanie would indeed be cool, but I think I would opt for a powder pink cow-girl hat. ;)
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5/31/2015 | 2:24:12 PM
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@ Ariella

Haha! A hat of every color!!!!
yalanand
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yalanand,
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5/23/2015 | 2:21:28 PM
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Dress codes according to department? Now why hasn't that been implemented? 
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