Yeah, Discord had some data breaches:
Uber, Fitbit and more hit by massive security breach
It's that time again: there's been another security breach. Only on this occasion, it's not one site which has been…
But so did Slack and probably every major company:
Be careful what you write on Slack: Hackers are targeting your office gossip
By Be careful what you chat your coworkers - it could be costly. Slack Technologies, the popular workplace messaging…
And I would agree. At the current state Discord isn’t going to recommendable to businesses, otherwise, we’d all be there already. But if they did make a more business-friendly version, I think they’d crush it.
I thought it was weird that Slack bothered to release how many messages were exchanged when they filed for IPO, and I also saw that Discord had their own stats on it so I thought eh mind as well mention it to compare. But you have a good point in that Discord is meant for chatting and hanging out whereas Slack is meant for working.