A person who breaks into a computer system with the purpose of inflicting damage or stealing data. In other words, a "bad guy." Contrast with white hat hacker and blue hat hacker.
"black hat hacker." YourDictionary, n.d. Web. 18 December 2018. <https://www.yourdictionary.com/black-hat-hacker>.
black hat hacker. (n.d.). Retrieved December 18th, 2018, from https://www.yourdictionary.com/black-hat-hacker
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