Gigabyte is a Belgian computer virus coder who was active from 1999 to 2004. She is one of the few women in the field's history, and was known for her stances on ethical hacking.
She began programming at age six, and joined virus-exchange team Metaphase at age 14. She quickly gained the respect of the VX community, even inspiring tributes by other authors. Also of note was her long-standing
feud with Sophos anti-virus expert Graham Cluley, due to a comment he made on the nature of virus coders.