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What are the different types of hacking?

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Based on the category of being hacked, hacking is divided into different types as follows:

  • Website hacking: It refers to unauthorized access over a web server and its associated software such as databases and interfaces, and making changes to the information.
  • Network hacking: It refers to collecting data about a network using tools like Telnet, ping, etc., with the intent to harm the network and hamper its operations.
  • Email hacking: It refers to unauthorized access to the email account and utilizing it without the owner’s permission.
  • Password hacking: It refers to the process of recovering secret passwords from data that has been stored in the computer system.
  • Computer hacking: It refers to unauthorized access to the computer and stealing the data such as computer password and ID by employing hacking techniques.

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