We know hackers hack. It’s what they do. But why? We’ve mentioned before that it’s important to keep your site secure. But why? If a hacker hasn’t visibly defaced your website or stolen any client information, what harm does it actually do to you, and what’s in it for them? Why do they do what they do?
Hackers hack – but what’s in it for them?
Hackers may hack your site to use it for spamvertising, sending out spam email, phishing attacks, and more. Check out Wordfence’s post for more details about how hackers benefit from hacking your website.