Social Engineering: A Means To Violate A Computer System

by Malcolm Allen
Sept. 1, 2017 1 comment SANS Institute Pen Testing & Audits social engineering

Social Engineering' is a threat, often overlooked but regularly exploited; to take advantage of what has long been considered the 'weakest link' in the security chain of an organization -- the 'human factor'. The following real-life story is a classic illustration of this:

negrii_irina88 7 months, 3 weeks ago

can't imagine that my intimacy could be violated and measures are mandatory for everyone