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Welcome to hackint!

hackint is a communication network for the hacker community, but anyone is welcome to use the network. Hackint is fully ircv3.1 compatible.
We are currently under way of replacing hackint's current PKI to meet contemporary security requirements. Read more.
Feb 2nd 2015: Access from i2p is no longer possible. This is due to the resource hungry i2p software, compared to other parts of the irc ecosystem, as well as due to very low usage (avg 1-2 users max). We're sorry for this and hope to remedy the situation in the future; at present, however, due to resource shortage this step has become necessary.
Jan 31st 2015: We have a new policy on anonymous access.
Read about using the network.



General Round Robin: irc://irc.hackint.org SSL: irc://irc.hackint.org:9999
From within dn42.net / chaosvpn only: irc://irc.hackint.hack SSL: irc://irc.hackint.hack:9999
Using Tor with SASL: SSL only SSL: irc://nakufgztylanf4mw.onion:6697
Using Tor without SASL: SSL only SSL: irc://5ogdsfyoqk47ompu.onion:6697
Using jabber Join a groupchat, enter #channelname as the room name, server is irc.hackint.org

Frequently asked questions

In case a question arises, please consult our FAQ.


Join #hackint for support.


Hackint offers ChanServ, NickServ and GroupServ, along with some custom services. All official hackint services can be recognized by the hostmask services.hackint.org.

The following custom services are available:


Server List

If you are connecting from the internet, not using Tor or i2p, please use our DNS round robin domain. We encourage you to use TLS when connecting to the hackint irc network. Please use port 9999 for this. Strange certificates may be presented on other SSL ports.

Current SSL Root Certificate

Please see the page regarding our certificate authority.

Establishing a secure connection

To verify the authenticity of the server you connect to, download and verify rootca.crt and connect to the hackint irc network using a command like this:

/server -ssl -ssl_verify -ssl_cafile /PATH/TO/hackint-rootca.crt irc.hackint.org 9999


Check out our webchat at webirc.hackint.org.