The first thing that happened when I mentioned this blog post was a few people saying, “This doesn’t have much to do with social engineering so why they heck do you want to blog about it?” The truth is… it doesn’t have much to do with social engineering at all, but it is so darn […]
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Probably one of the hottest topics for social engineers is how to detect who is lying and how to improve your ability to fool your targets. Today we picked two articles to discuss about this topic briefly.
We have been collecting interesting articles and stories from around the Internet that have to do with Social Engineering. This is the start of a blog thread devoted to these stories and what we can learn from them.
After a short and intense setup, we are ready to present the Offsec Exploit Archive. We’ve recreated the milw0rm database, updated it and are now accepting submissions. The purpose of the site is to provide researchers and security enthusiasts a repository of exploits, and when possible, the relevant affected software. We’ve started the party by […]
When we decided to do the release of our first podcast we had many people who were skeptical about Interrogation and Social Engineering actually meshing. A lot of people weren’t even sure if they could ever be tied in. Well we did it. We found a willing participant, Matt Churchill. He was not only willing […]
The day has finally arrived… we just released our first podcast. I really hope you like it, we had a great time. We look forward to your feedback…. Check out the podcast page for more news.
So last night we hosted an awesome session with Dave “Rel1K” Kennedy and many who had questions. What follows is the transcripts for that conversation. Enjoy and keep checking in because we will be hosting more sessions like this. loganWHD: so tell us the story of how SET was created ReL1K: Well, long story short […]
For years studies have come out that link the fact that people from all cultures across the globe associate the lack of eye contact with their belief the person is lying. Is this true? How can we tell? Much research has been done on this fact. Dr. Paul Ekman and Dr. David Matsumoto have devoted […]