Hackers do what they do for many reasons. Some use their skills for good, trying to protect valuable information or test their skills to consult network administrators on their vulnerabilities. Other hackers however, use their hacking prowess for monetary gain, to create mass confusion or simply do as much damage to a network as possible. The following infographic will discuss the motivations hackers have to utilize their abilities.
Why Do People Hack?
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