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Photos: Our 10 favorite stereotypical hacker stock photos

1. Hacker in action

A personal favorite trope of hacker stock photos is the dark void inside of a hoodie. They all look like the wraiths from Lord of the Rings, but with Mark Zuckerberg's fashion sense.

Image: iStock/tiero

By Erin Carson

Erin Carson is a Staff Reporter for CNET and a former Multimedia Editor for TechRepublic.