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The New Hacker's Dictionary

  1. war dialer

    [originally from ‘wargames dialer’, a reference to the movie War Games] A cracking tool, a program that calls a given list or range of phone numbers and records those which answer with handshake tones (and so might be entry points to computer or telecommunications systems). Some of these programs have become quite sophisticated, and can now detect modem, fax, or PBX tones and log each one separately. The war dialer is one of the most important tools in the phreaker's kit. These programs evolved from early demon dialers.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of war dialer in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of war dialer in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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