cyber security terms
cyber security terms

The below table gives googled cyber terms. Not all words are included but please leave more in the comments so that I will update.

Sl. No.NameParticulars
1cyberathletea professional player of computer games.
2cyberattackerA person who carries out offensive maneuver that targets computer information systems, infrastructures, computer networks, or personal computer devices.
3cyberbullyA person who bullies or harasses using electronic means.
4cybercasterA person publishes news or entertainment program over the internet.
5cyberchondriaA person’s anxiety about their health that is created or exacerbated by using the internet to search for medical information.
6cybercitizenA Citizen of the Internet.
7cybercommunityA community in cyberspace or on the Internet.
8cybercriminalA person who engages in criminal activity by means of computers or the Internet.
9cybercrookA cyber-criminal.
10cybercultureThe social conditions brought about by the widespread use of computer networks.
11cyberespionageThe use of computer networks to gain illicit access to confidential information, typically that held by a government or other organization.
12cybernateTo control by machines or computers for automation.
13cybernatingTo control by computer.
14cybernationThe control of an industrial operation or task through processing of information with a computer.
15cybernautA expert or habitual user of the Internet; a person who uses computer technology and sensory devices to experience virtual reality.
16cyberneticistA person who practices the science of communications and automatic control systems in both machines and living things.
17cyberpetAn electronic toy that behaves like a pet.
18cyberphobeA person  who fears or dislikes computers.
19cyberpornPornography accessible online especially via the Internet.
20cyberpunkA genre of science fiction set in a lawless subculture of an oppressive society dominated by computer technology.
21cybersecurityThe protection of internet-connected systems such as hardware, software and data from cyber-threats.
22cybersexsexual arousal using computer technology, especially by wearing virtual reality equipment or by exchanging messages with another person via the Internet.
23cyberslackerA person who uses their employer’s Internet and email facilities for personal activities during working hours.
24cyberspaceThe notional environment in which communication over computer networks occurs.
25cyberspeakThe language used on the Internet or in cyberspace.
26cybersphereThe realm of information technology and electronic communication, especially the Internet.
27cyberspyA person who practices obtaining secrets and information without the permission and knowledge of the holder.
28cybersquatterA person who registers domain names that are trademarked with the intent to profit from the domain; domain squatter.
29cyberstalkerA person who uses the Internet or other electronic means to stalk or harass an individual, group, or organization.
30cybersurferA person who surfs the Internet.
31cyberterroristCyber-terrorism is the use of the Internet to conduct violent acts that result in, or threaten, loss of life or significant bodily harm, in order to achieve political or ideological gains through threat or intimidation.
32cyberthreatCyber threat intelligence is information about threats and threat actors that helps mitigate harmful events in cyberspace.
33cyberwarWar conducted in and from computers and the networks connecting them, waged by states or their proxies against other states.
34cyberwarriorA computer expert engaged in the infiltration or sabotage of information systems, or in the defense of information systems against outside attack, typically for strategic or military purposes.

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