The newly emerging legal field that tracks and combats computer-related crimes is called Web law. cyberlaw. Web policing. Internet crime fighting. Question 2 of 20 Which of the following is the correct definition of a computer hacker? A hacker creates bogus work-at-home opportunities, chain letters, and get-rich-quick scams via email, chat rooms, and Web sites. A hacker is a slang term for a professional programmer. A hacker is a criminal who tries to discover computer capabilities not mentioned in software manuals, as well as modify them to obtain maximum performance. A hacker is a person who is highly skilled in computer programming but has had no formal education.