This is an excellent article! Most of our small business customers who get hacked think they are being personally targeted. They’re most likely not. Targeted attacks are generally limited to large corporations whereas almost all attacks on small business websites fall within the realm of opportunistic attacks.
This means that it is not any one individual that is intentionally trying to hack your website. Bot crawlers identify weaknesses and exploit vulnerabilities in your website with automated attacks; for example, this could be an outdated plugin or software installed on your website.