Social media has become a huge attack vector. Learn why social media scams such as quizzes, romance scams, and social phishing are becoming more popular and what you can do you protect yourself.
Once flagged by the FBI and the US banking industry as a potential national security threat, the Social Engineering Village (SEVillage) presents this unprecedented experience, The Human Hacking Conference, now considered a cornerstone educational event in the security industry and sought-out by America’s top corporations and law enforcement agencies. Founded 10 years ago by renowned “human hacking” expert, author, […]
It has long been known that DerbyCon was one of our favorite cons. The organizers, the attendees, the family atmosphere…all of it together made Derby feel like home for the SEVillage crew. And for the past 9 years, the SEVillage has had a presence at DerbyCon. We started with just a table and graduated to […]
Like a wildfire, real estate wire fraud has devastating effects. Within minutes all that you own can be lost. In this blog, you’ll learn about the tactics criminals use and what real estate professionals and home buyers can do to protect themselves.
The SEVillage Wrap-up from DEF CON 27! This year was our 10th anniversary, and wow, it really was one for the books! Join us for the exciting wrap up!
You can read the SEVillage at DEF CON 27 Wrap-Up blog here! Established at DEF CON 18, the SEVillage at DEF CON, is the one-stop shop for all things social engineering. From our humble beginnings with a small room and our sound proof booth to now running 4 events and a “Human Track” where social […]
During peak filing season scammers work overtime, using fake emails, websites, and spoofed phone numbers, hoping to steal our identity and money. When it comes to phishing and vishing tax scams, what should you be on the lookout for?
When you think of a social engineer do you picture a charming, socialite type? A person who can influence and talk to anyone with very little effort? That does sound like a very effective SE. So, is there a place for an introverted social engineer? In this blog find out why Introversion is not a barrier to being a professional social engineer.
The SEVillage is entering its 10th year at Def Con. It has grown from a small closet size room that only held the SECTF to a fully functioning village. We hope that all of you can attend and join in on the fun at DEF CON 27!
Women represent just 20 percent of the global workforce in cybersecurity. Find out how education and environment can help industry leaders close the gender gap.