a subreddit dedicated to hacking and hacking culture.

What we are about: quality and constructive discussion about hacking and hacking culture. We are not here to teach you the basics. Please visit /r/HowToHack for posting beginner links and tutorials. Hacking related politics welcome.

Penalty table:

Offense Penalty
Spam/Clickbait Permanent ban.
“How to hack (x)/Help me hack (x)” type of questions 30 days ban.
Aiding those who want help to hack anything 5 days ban
Sharing private data (dumps etc.) 15 days ban


  1. Questions and discussion prompts should be geared towards intermediate to advanced hackers.

  2. Requesting help/instructions on how to hack anything will be met with ridicule and a ban. Also, nobody cares if you got hacked. Sorry, have a better password.

  3. Aiding those who are looking for help to hack anything will be banned.

  4. Sharing Private data is forbidden (no IP dumping).

  5. Spam is strictly forbidden and will result in a ban. (Spam as in links that violate the spam guidelines found here)

  6. Off-topic posts will be treated as spam.

  7. Jail-breaking and rooting of phones and posts that aren’t directly related to mobile security should be directed to other subreddits such as /r/Jailbreak or /r/AndroidRoot.

  8. Off-topic or surly responses will be removed (a cryptographic hash != potato hashes).

  9. Want to learn “How to hack”?, Please head on to /r/howtohack as questions about “how to hack” anything aren’t allowed here.


#r_hacking on irc.freenode.net

Note: if no one answers immediately, stick around and someone will read it.

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