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freak

1. verb, slang To suddenly express anger or excitement in a very visible way. Mom will freak when she finds out we broke her vase! I totally freaked when I heard we'd won tickets to the concert.
2. verb, slang To be startled or frightened. I completely freaked at the sight of that huge needle.
3. noun, slang A person or thing considered highly irregular, unconventional, or bizarre. Can be derogatory when used to describe a person. In this city, you can be a freak and not worry about people staring at you all the time. Look at that freak! Have you ever seen a bug like that? Dude, you need to stop hanging out with the freaks. What a bunch of weirdos.
4. noun, slang A person who is very sexually uninhibited. I've heard she's a real freak in bed.
5. An interjection used as a more mild version of "fuck." Freak! Where did I put my keys?

freak

verb

phreak

n. a respelling of freak. You stupid freak! Why’d you do that?
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It is clear that the legacy of phreaking, which grew out of harmless curiosity to explore a new technology, has progressed into a frightening and dangerous means of political attack in swatting.
16) Phreaking is the act of hacking into or manipulating a telephone network.
Draper fue sentenciado a dos anos de prision, acusado por el delito federal de fraude telefonico; no obstante, se convirtio en una leyenda en la escena del phreaking.
Blind from birth, he burst onto the phone phreaking scene late 2004 when a neighbor gave him the number of a telephone party line called the Boston Raven.
Phreaking, hacking, viruses, worms, identity theft--what's next?
He gave this information to Draper, whose extensive use of the whistle made him a phreaking legend.
Asi mismo, identifica los diversos tipos de ataques ciberneticos que pueden ocurrir: el pirateo de sistemas y las operaciones "de denegacion de servicio", la destruccion o robo de datos sensibles, la penetracion de redes, el quiebre de proteccion de programas y el sabotaje o pirateo telefonico, conocido igualmente como phreaking.
There were also some repetitive entries--for example, Crackers Lamers and Phreaks, Hackers Crackers and Hacking, and Phreaking, which could have been combined somehow.
Phishing (which is sometimes said to stand for "password harvesting fishing," but is more likely a cyber-jargon spelling, as in "warez" and " phreaking ") is a set of techniques for deceiving network users into revealing confidential information, such as passwords, PINs, or bank account numbers.
These are people (mainly adolescent males) who get a kick out of breaking into computers and phreaking the phone system.
Phreaking was coined by the first hacker, John Draper (aka "Captain Crunch").
Hands-free phones, phreaking - hacking into phone systems for free calls - and fuzzy logic are all new inclusions.
Hands-free phones, phreaking - hacking into telephone systems for free calls - and fuzzy logic are all new inclusions.
These are people (mainly adolescent makes) who get a kick out of breaking into computers and phreaking the phone system.
See generally REVELATION LOA--ASH, THE ULTIMATE BEGINNER'S GUIDE TO HACKING AND PHREAKING, PROAC MANIAC CLUB [section] I, at http://www.