Over the past two decades, technology has evolved rapidly, creating new innovations and tools that help us navigate our technological world. While technological evolution has led to the creation of tools that simplify our work, life and orientation in modern life, technology has also opened an ever-expanding “window” of security vulnerabilities that cyber criminals like to use.
Hackers – and the malware they use in their crimes
Have also undergone significant evolution, and the methods they use to carry out their attacks are becoming more sophisticated. Today’s modern hackers are nothing but qualified professionals, and they are divided into several different categories depending on their motives and methods of carrying out attacks.
In fact, not all hackers are criminals – some of them are specifically hired in order to stop other criminals. Below we present to your attention 14 types of hackers to be wary of.