In This Issue: “Smile, Facial Recognition in Use.” Facial recognition software has been growing in popularity with companies and government agencies throughout the world. Can this technology be easily circumvented and used maliciously through social engineering techniques?
The Social-Engineer Newsletter
The Social-Engineer Newsletter is a monthly journal that covers the physical, psychological or physiological principles of social engineering that apply to everyday life. Subscribe to receive the newsletter via email on the FIRST MONDAY of each month; or browse our newsletter archives below.
In This Issue: “Train as a Social Engineer: The Value of Creating Environments.” Find out how creating the right environments will help you learn and develop your SE skills.
In This Issue: “Social Engineering Can Make You a Better Person.” Cat Murdock provides tips and tricks to strengthen positive skills used by white hat social engineers.
In This Issue: “Cyber Threats – Are You Trained to Deal with Them?” The cyber threat landscape continues to evolve. Cyber security awareness training must continue to evolve as well. Find out what makes an effective training program that both the organization and the employees benefit from.
In This Issue: “Hi, It’s Your Bank Calling.” You receive a call and it’s a local number or it’s the phone number of your bank, should you answer it or let go to voicemail?
In This Issue: “Teach Early, Teach Often: Cybersecurity Education for Children.” This month marks the 15 year anniversary of Cybersecurity Awareness Month in the United States, and it is an important time to remember the systems we protect as well as the social systems that affect them.
In This Issue: “Information Security, How Well is it Being Used to Protect Our Children at School?” August and September are ordinary months to some, but to others they are a time of mixed emotions. It’s the start of another school year. Find out what can be done to protect the PII of your children.
In This Issue: “Spread The Word on Elder Fraud.” This month, we are going to talk about social engineering scams and how they target the elderly population.