Where did the stereotype of hackers wearing black hoodies come from? Home › Forums › Where did the stereotype of hackers wearing black hoodies come from? This topic contains 0 replies, has 1 voice, and was last updated by BrianMiz 4 weeks ago. Author Posts October 17, 2019 at 5:16 pm #147297 BrianMizMember Where did this come from? Was it just because people don’t know what hackers look like and found it easy to use hoodies because black hoodies have been associated to crime in some cases? What do you think? Author Posts You must be logged in to reply to this topic.