What Has Happened with Social Engineering in the Last 8 Years? Why is there such an increase in social engineering attacks? Chris Hadnagy answers these questions and more!
The Emotional Line of Defense. Human emotions are the critical security element technology cannot solve. Whether it’s fear, curiosity, or a sense of urgency. As security awareness professionals, we must take this into consideration.
October 2017 revealed two major cyber security issues. Let’s break these two incidents down, and learn what we can do to stay safe and unaffected.
Operations Security – Hips don’t lie, and neither do loose lips. Regardless of whether or not it’s true, you have to believe and act as if someone IS watching you and IS putting together a dossier that includes everything down to your dog’s name. In this Newsletter, find out how OPSEC can help protect you from social engineering attacks.
A Google News search revealed over 1700 articles about skimmers in the past thirty days, and there are probably thousands out there that haven’t been discovered yet. Find out how thieves are retrieving the data and how you can protect yourself.
Back in March we talked about Adobe’s Project VoCo which could recreate someone’s speech with only twenty minutes of recorded dialogue. Now just a few months later, Lyrebird claims it can recreate any voice with just one minute of recorded speech! Lyrebird also says it can make that speech have any intonation or emotion, from […]
It’s been 3 weeks (give and take a few days) since DEF CON 25. As a team we’ve been living on copious amounts of caffeine and DayQuil, working through our ConFlu. Now that the fevers have lowered we have finally put ourselves together enough to start reliving all the amazing moments we had at DEF […]
Lessons from Disasters to Improve Security. Most of you have heard of the fight-or-flight response. Recently, behavioral scientists have updated this theory to include a third option, which is to freeze. In this newsletter find out how knowing this can improve security training and awareness.