Why do hackers hack? Just for the fun of breaking rules? To prove their superiority? To take revenge for damage done to them in the past? To stand out from the crowd? Because they’ve figured it’s an easy way to make money? Whether it’s for self-gratification, or part of a larger game plan to disrupt and create chaos, hackers are making a statement. They’re snubbing authority.
This infographic is an eye-opener on the breed of hackers. It uses data from victims of cyber-crime to paint a picture of their mindset, motives and, critically, who they really are.
Why Hackers Hack:
Infographic by – Raconteur