cybercriminal’s motives

The victim’s behavior and the cybercriminal’s motives are closely interrelated. In particular, there is the science of victimology, which tells about the probability of an event depending on the behavior of a potential victim. The motives of the attacker are trivial: obtaining benefits (monetization), hooliganism, emotional motivation (espionage due to jealousy), entertainment, professional development, etc. Usually cybercriminals are divided into the following categories: