The Social Engineering Framework

The Social Engineering Framework is a searchable information resource for people wishing to learn more about the psychological, physical and historical aspects of social engineering. Please use the index below to find a topic that interests you.

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Common Attacks

In the world of social engineering there are numerous attack vectors. Some involved a lot of technology others contain none at all. Included here is a short list of the most common attack vectors in social engineering. This list will grow with research and contributes from the SE community.

Here is a nice article which talks about common social engineering attack vectors.

The end result with any social engineering attack is the same… loss of data. The solution is also the same – being aware, educated and