The How Strong Is Your Schmooze contest is on it’s way. The targets have been chosen, the dossier’s have been sent and the social engineering talent has bloomed. The team at social-engineer.org wanted to give a few updates to the CTF.
The awareness that has been raised is just amazing. There has been many stories written and podcasts discussing the contest and what the rules are. People are wondering and very curious about what it will entail. There has been numerous alerts issued from various agencies about the contest. I will post one of them below.
We are inviting those of you who think you can use ethical social engineering skills to stretch your limits as a social engineer. A unique blend of information gathering, planning and attack vector execution will challenge the very core of every participant.
The team here at social-engineer.org is excited to be a part of the Defcon 2009 Social Engineering Contest. We are going to help judge as well as promote this exciting contest. DC718 and Telephreak are bringing Social Engineering back to Defcon. social-engineer.org has linked together with DC718, Telephreak, the contest/event Goons Pyr0 and Russr and […]