Do you have a computer hacker in your life? With the growing popularity of Cybersecurity, the chances are you do.
It could be your geeky daughter, nerdy nephew, or techie Uncle. It may be your freelance IT guy, your in-office systems admin, or your high-level security consultant.
Either way, you should reward their interest in hacking with one of these great gift ideas for hackers.
10 Gift Ideas for Hackers
The latest and greatest ideas for gift giving to hackers.
1- The Motherboard Hoodie
Hackers love hoodies. Just do a google image search for ‘hacker’ if you don’t believe me.
This cool and subtle hoodie design is the perfect gift for hackers. They’ll appreciate how it reminds the world what’s really happening inside of a motherboard. You know, visually.
Did I mention it is nice and snug for winter? This officially makes it the perfect gift for a hacker of any kind.
2- Men’s Royal Genuine Leather RFID Blocking Secure Wallet
Hacker gifts should provide ultimate security. This RFID blocking wallet is sleek and functional, while providing supreme privacy. It’s a perfect place to stash holiday gift cards, credit cards and anything else containing information vulnerable to a RFID scan.
It also comes in a rich, chocolaty brown.
3- Membership To SecureNinja’s Online SenseiSeries- Cybersecurity Training Portal
How well trained is the hacker in your life? It is likely that developing their hacking skills is their ultimate thrill, and a three month membership to SecureNinja’s Online Sensei Series will do just that. Your hacker will get unlimited all access to the cybersecurity training portal to learn from top industry instructors via lectures, labs and more. The membership is suited for any up and coming or established hacker, as the content is varied for many experience levels.
Imagine how exciting it would be to receive a gift straight from the web store of the world’s most admired American patriot hacktivist, The Jester.
Actually, known more officially on Twitter as – @th3j35t3r
I mean, how cool is this JESTERGEAR trucker hat? It’s my personal pick, but if it doesn’t suit your hacker’s style there is plenty more to choose from in th3j35t3r’s well stocked cyber store.
Even if you don’t know who ‘The Jester’ is, your hacker likely does, or doesn’t.. technically, since th3j35t3r is anonymous, of course.
5- DIY Open Source Cubietruck Kit Dual Core Single Board Computer
If this amazing display of parts and challenges isn’t the ultimate holiday gift for a hacker, I don’t know what is. Imagine the fun your hacker could have over the holidays spending time with with family, friends, and this little gem.
HACKER Bar & Grill Neon Light Sign
You always say your hacker needs to turn some lights on in their hacker cave. This neon sign may be just the way to do it!
Hot beer, cold food, good times, and computers. This sign says it all… well, almost.
6- 12-Piece Unlocking Lock Pick Set Key Extractor Tool + Transparent Practice Padlocks
Even hackers need a break from staring at the computer screen, and a hackers favorite non-computer based pastime has always been lock picking. Imagine the fun your hacker would have picking these locks and practicing their skills. As an added benefit, you may now have someone to call in case you lock yourself out of your home. It’s the perfect gift for any hacker.
7- Box Of 4 Hacker Movies: Hackers / Solarbabies / WarGames / WarGames – The Dead Code
This is the ultimate DVD box set of hacker movies featuring Hackers, Solarbabies, and two versions of WarGames.
It’s the perfect set of computer classics, whether your hacker is reliving the times and adding favorites to a collection, or freshly learning about the origins of hacking in movies.
9- Computer Circuit Board Wall Clock
Is the hacker in your life struggling to find the perfect home décor?
Probably not, because they have better things to do, like hacking!
The good news is, you can still help them along with the perfect gift for a hacker. This classy and cool circuit board clock.
10- Star Wars R2-D2 USB Car Charger
And finally, the ultimate gift, for anyone.
Let’s all just take a moment to study this graphic below.
Did I mention it makes little noises?
Hopefully you have found the perfect gift for that much appreciated hacker on your holiday shopping list. Your generosity will surely inspire their love of hacking, strengthen their skills in the art, or simply give them a laugh this holiday season.
Happy hacking and happy holidays!