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#61 Zimmergren

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Posted 02 December 2003 - 11:09 AM

Update:
I'm also into studies now, studying MCAD (C#, T-SQL (MSSQL Server 2000) and XML WebServices)

Hopefulle I'll make the certs.
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#62 gman24

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Posted 02 December 2003 - 07:30 PM

Code programs, Network security, Fix computers, contract stuff, network set up and implementation, penetration testing.

$15-20 an hour and I'm only 18, Currently in first semester freshman college :).

#63 neb

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Posted 15 December 2003 - 08:40 AM

i am not working and looking for a job in IT technologies all around the world :D
I have an adventurer spirit but adventures doesn t like me , so i finished my school and have a diplomas for Sysop (is it realy existing .?)....
I am , i leave , love beer , girlz , SEX and IT (green tea with mint :P )

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#64 Buluemoon

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Posted 18 December 2003 - 09:49 PM

I am not employed in th IT field nor do I have any formal training, have just been playing with computers for a couple years, started building them for a few friends, then got into overclocking and mods.
Learned a couple exploits a few months ago, and through that learning became more aware of how the different processes work together, this really interested me especially being able to keep hackers out. LOL

want to learn more and eventually programing.

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Posted 25 December 2003 - 09:12 PM

Maintain 1400 user NT4 domain :-/
web design, and random IT bs

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Posted 26 December 2003 - 01:49 AM

Well, for a job, I develop applications for embedded systems for automation (PLC programming, for those who know what it is). For fun, programming. Socket programming, general asm (sh4, x86) crap, and developing games dor the sega dreamcast. I also do lots of high voltage experiments!

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Posted 26 December 2003 - 02:12 AM

it's now a hobby, but when I finish school, I wanna make my job of it (testing the security for ppl, or making my own programs).

#68 FiNaLBeTa

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Posted 28 December 2003 - 06:15 AM

I'm curently in school.
studying multiemedia and communicationstechiques, kuch, ore something like that.

it's basicly some webdisign (currently xhtml dxhtml , javascript , later to come php asp databases)
and alot of programming. (currently visual.net and java later c and more)
But i'm thinking of doing networking lateron.

should provide me with a good basis for hacking. hmm, ore maybe the hacking provides me with a good basis for that :P

#69 KoNh

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Posted 28 December 2003 - 08:51 AM

Am one of the domain administrator of a
Major Phone company, my work is to maintain
the network up'n running, also some investigation
about system intrusion and / or infection.

Love my job ^^

#70 u533m3n0t

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Posted 29 December 2003 - 09:28 AM

Occupation : Information Systems Coordinator/Help Desk Level 1 support

Also: Volunteer EMT-B

Studying dual interests...Will be A+ certified in Feb.2004, and Will be a Paramedic (volunteer) before completion of 2005. I want to persue Network Security as a career thanks to my pal "sp00kie", who has been very patient and an overall awesome dude in his training of me in that area. Will get into Network certs as soon as financially possible, and as soon as I get 5 extra minutes in a day. This site comes highly recommended by my peers, and I welcome any online reference sites, reading material, etc. that anyone may offer. :-)
Very Best Regards,
Johnny "U533m3n0t"
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Posted 02 January 2004 - 12:05 AM

I'm MCDBA, MCSA, MCSE....but I prefer *nix box.... :P

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Posted 04 January 2004 - 06:55 PM

Programmer.

Experience in vb/java/php/sql/some assembly, but i wish to learn more of that.

I like combining different systems and making them talk together.

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Posted 04 January 2004 - 08:44 PM

im still in school studying :(

hobbies..
comps
playing basketball
watching sports..

#74 edward5

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Posted 07 January 2004 - 06:09 AM

I see alot of you younger folks are trying to break into the IT world. In my case 24 years ago I was being asked to sign a letter of intent before I graduated college. Nowadays life has dramatically changed. College, certs and experience whats best? I don't what to tell ya I got axed last year after 17 years of loyal service. Got college, experience and certs and I had to scrounge for a job in helpdesk. My best advice to anyone is get that degree. If you can't afford it then maybe military[I'm a vet of the USAF] lots of ways to get free money for school go for it. The offshore jobs are on the way back to the USA so don't fret. After 911 many americans have taken exception to dealing with non speaking english tech support. The news agencies are reporting one thing, but I am in the industry and the hunt is on for good phone and tech reps. Do good in school and make yourself available. Remember a degree is something that nobody can ever take away from you. Education is POWER! the more POWER you got the more money you make. Simple formula $Money=Power squared. Enjoy your youth you only have it once, because guys like me with arthritis would love to have our youth back.

Be good.
Ed

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Posted 07 January 2004 - 10:03 AM

Sorry to hear of your troubles, Ed. Keep sharing your experience. We would appreciate it.
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