1. Learn programming languages such as  Python, C++, and JavaScript.

2. Learn Linux, as it is the operating system of choice for hackers.

3. Learn about networking and  how to use tools such as Wireshark and Nmap.

4. Read books and articlesGet about hacking and cybersecurity.

5. Participate in online hacking communities and forums.

6. Practice on vulnerable systems or  participate in Capture the Flag (CTF) events.

7. Learn about common attack methods and how to defend against them

8. Keep up with the latest  cybersecurity news and updates.

9. Learn about encryption and how to use it properly.

10. Continuously learn   and improve your skills through practice and research.