white hat


Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

white hat

A virtuous or morally-sound person, often such a character in a book or film. The white hats are working to apprehend the masterminds behind the heist.
See also: hat, white

white hat

n. a good guy; a hero. (From Western movies where you could tell the good guys from the bad guys by the color of their hats: white for good, black for bad.) He seems like a white hat, but he’s a worm.
See also: hat, white
References in periodicals archive ?
With the White Hat Brands acquisition, Mach One will be creating a new division, focused on consumer health and wellness, joining the Company's Animal Wellness, Organics & Sustainables and BioPharm Process Systems divisions.
White Hat is in the process of translating and recording this song in several other languages in preparation for his tour.
White leather gloves, pounds 18, Topshop; fluffy white hat, pounds 14, Warehouse.
We believe White Hat Brands is well-positioned to become a formidable player in this ever-growing segment, which is projected to reach $43 billion in sales by 2013.
Doing its part, White Hat Brands, a new company committed to youth wellness, is launching Dog On It
com)-- An announcement from the global digital marketing agency Micrositez who have offices on both sides of the Atlantic states that its own in-house search technicians have reverse engineered a 100% white hat solution to the troubles brought to website owners by the Google Panda algorithm updates.
Never one to shy away from wearing clothes that bring a tear to the eye, this time J-Lo wore a velour baby-blue jumpsuit and white hat.
ATLANTA -- White Hat Brands, an Atlanta-based beverage company committed to kids' wellness, today announced that it has expanded its management team to support the company's growth as it prepares to bring its Dog On It
Wearing a white hat, she beamed under giant sunglasses and a black polka dot dress which showed off her figure.
ATLANTA -- White Hat Brands LLC, a beverage company committed to youth wellness, today announced that it is introducing a new line of multi-vitamin-fortified, mid-calorie juice beverages specifically formulated to help combat childhood obesity and Type 2 diabetes among pre-teens ("tweens").
Her pastel outfit has hand-embroidered squares that line up perfectly front to back, and she's sporting coordinating white hat and gloves.
ATLANTA -- White Hat Brands, an Atlanta-based beverage company committed to kids' wellness, today announced that it is launching a new integrated trade marketing campaign to support the upcoming introduction of its Dog On It
Vernier security architect and internationally recognized white hat hacker, Mark Loveless will discuss the importance of cryptography and privacy in his "State of the Enemy of the State" presentation.
Prior to Entrench, he was a manager in Ernst & Young's Security & Technology Solutions practice, where he was the solution line leader for the Canadian Penetration Testing Practice, as well as a security analyst for a worldwide group of white hat hackers and security researchers on the BindView RAZOR Team.
The quarterback was the gunslinger beneath the white hat in the cowboy movies.