COVID-19 scams target our heightened sense of fear and anxiety. It’s known as amygdala hijacking. In this blog, you’ll find out how to see through the scam.
The Social-Engineer Blog
The Social-Engineer Blog is an informational post designed to keep our readers up-to-date with current SE news involving science, research, and studies. It also reports on SE attacks with tips on staying safe, as well as funny stories that are related to SE.
It’s The Human Hacking Conference: Year Alpha! In this blog we provide a breakdown of this exciting conference and give a preview of what to expect next year!
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.
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!
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!