Newbie question: how to respond to unsolicited security advices? Home › Forums › Newbie question: how to respond to unsolicited security advices? This topic contains 0 replies, has 1 voice, and was last updated by BrianMiz 2 months ago. Author Posts November 13, 2019 at 1:30 am #157907 BrianMizMember I recently received emails from a self-proclaimed ‘white hat’ hacker about some vulnerabilities in my system. The advices are legit. However I am not what is the proper way to respond to the emails. Do you have any advise? Should I assume his motivation is benign? Author Posts You must be logged in to reply to this topic.