Become a hacker in 10 fun and safe video games
Enjoy hacking, Hollywood-style, with these video games
By Jon Gold | Network World US | Published: 16:29, 02 April 12
Working in IT can be stressful, so the need to blow off some steam is a real one for folks in the industry. If you've felt the temptation to go black hat after a tough day at the office, these hacking-related video games could offer a harmless outlet for your darker computing urges.
That's right, NASA's "NetworKing" is NOT a hacker game. Rather, it's a simple, elegant simulation of putting together a network capable of handling traffic from scads of satellites. Admins with an interest in networks beyond the surly bonds of Earth are going to love this one.