August 9, 2011

DefCon Kids guides young hackers to do good

August 8, 2011

Defcon Hacking Contest Targets Big Corporations (VIDEO)

Hacker Contest Finds Easy Prey In Big Corporations

Oracle loses the social engineering competition at Defcon

Hacking through “social engineering” at DefCon 2011

Why Do Hackers Find Many U.S. Companies Easy to Hack?

No patch for human stupidity: hackers

DefCon Encourages Kids to Explore Safe Hacking

Oracle, other companies “punkd” in hacking contest

Children learn hacker ways at DefCon

Kids learn how to hack at DefCon

August 7, 2011

Hacking Contest Proves Major Companies Are Very Hackable

April 2011

Protect Your Company PC Today

March 29, 2011

‘’ Social Engineering Tool Pinpoints A Person’s Physical Location

March 2011

Damage From Within PC Today

December 28, 2010

Hackers Hit Honda, Steal Millions of Customers’ Data

December 11, 2010

How social engineering works

November 9, 2010

Man loses $20 million after taking laptop for repair

October 19, 2010

9 Best Defenses Against Social Engineering Attacks

September 30, 2010

Is Your Janitor Cleaning Out Your Sensitive Information?

September 27, 2010

Asymmetry of Data Value, Social Engineering, and What To Do

September 15, 2010

Report Published: Social Engineering Contest Findings

September 03, 2010

Only 5 (all women) of 135 pass Defcon social engineering test

Former Employees a Rich Target in Social Engineering Contest

August 31, 2010

Are you the weakest link?

Are you the weakest link? (MP3)

August 19, 2010

New Social Networking, Security Awareness Training Gets ‘In Your Face’

August 17, 2010

Social Engineering 101 (Q&A)

Companies Fail Social Engineering Security Test

August 06, 2010

Tech Insight: Building The Right Defense Against Social Engineering

August 05, 2010

For Kevin Mitnick, staying legal is job No. 1

FBI sought data on Defcon ‘social engineering’ contest

Defcon social engineering contest stirs concerns

Social Engineers Successfully Gather Info

Defcon Conference Challenge Shows the Dangers of Social Engineering

Is Your Company Vulnerable to Social Engineering?

August 03, 2010

Companies issued failing grade in social engineering experiment

Smooth talk may be an effective hacking method

The social engineering dust up

Contest finds workers at big firms handing data to hackers

August 02, 2010

Social Engineering – A Major Threat To Companies

Gaming the system: DEFCON and social engineering

Companies Fail DefCon Social Engineering Security Test

Conference Wrap-Up: Apple, Google, BP And Others Spill Sensitive Data On The Phone

Smooth-Talking Hackers Fool IT Giants

Stealing corporate secrets proves to be all too easy

Big firms fail the test as social engineers demonstrate their abilities at Defcon

Hackers fool world’s largest companies using smooth talk

Smooth talking hackers take down companies live

Contest finds workers at big firms handing data to hackers

July 31, 2010

Contest finds workers at big firms handing data to hackers

Smooth-talking hackers test hi-tech titans’ skills

Is ‘social engineering’ better than software skills to hack into computers?

Social-engineering contest reveals secret BP info

Smooth-talking hackers test hi-tech titans’ skills


July 30, 2010

How to steal corporate secrets in 20 minutes: Ask

FBI rings organizers over Defcon contests

FBI pokes around Defcon social engineering contest that tries to obtain corporate information

How to Steal Corporate Secrets in 20 Minutes: Ask

News: DefCon Contest Rattles FBI’s Nerves

Workers easily tricked into revealing corporate secrets

July 27, 2010

Cyber ‘capture the flag’ contest will premiere at DefCon

Cyber ‘capture the flag’ contest will premiere at DefCon {MP3}

July 21, 2010

Defcon social engineering contest stirs concerns

November 2, 2009

Sarah Palin tricked by prank call: believed Canadian comedian was President Sarkozy

October 27, 2009

Cybercrooks Trick Gawker Into Serving Malware-Laced Ad

October 22, 2009

Nigeria’s anti graft police shuts 800 scam websites

October 19, 2009

Facebook, Twitter users beware: Crooks are a mouse click away

How hackers find your weak spots

Baited and duped on Facebook

October 16, 2009

Payroll Site Hack Swells Employment Rolls

October 14, 2009

Facebook, Check out The Podcast

October 8, 2009

33 Arrested as FBI Busts Global ‘Phishing’ Ring

October 7, 2009

Security researcher shows how hackers spy on BlackBerry and other smartphones

October 5, 2009

I would rather cut bait than be phished in Hotmail’s waters

October 2, 2009

Scam Alerts

September 22, 2009

If You Want to Catch a Liar, Make Him Draw

You can hate ‘em…but you better respect ‘em…

Social Engineering – It’s Nothing New

September 21, 2009

Security Manager’s Journal: Security is left out of another decision till too late

September 16, 2009

Social Engineering: Voicemail branding for improved results

Deception, Identity Theft and Credit Card Fraud – Battling the Axis of Evil

September 15, 2009

5 Popular Facebook Scams (and How to Avoid Them)

September 14, 2009

Exactly What To Say In A First Message

Social Engineering, White Hat Hackers Undercover – Redspin Finds 94% of Companies…

August 24, 2009

“The Boy Who Heard Too Much” – An Incredible Social Engineering Story

June 29, 2009

Blind Hacker Sentenced to 11 Years in Prison

March 23, 2009

Phishing Scammer tries it on with CEO of an Anti-phishing software product “Online Armor”

January 15, 2009

How to Call In Sick Without Jeopardizing Your Job

November 14, 2008

Woman loses $400k in huge ‘419’ fraud

May 2, 2008

Want That Post to Go Popular? Here’s The Best and Worst Times to Post It

January 23, 2008

Religious ‘healer’ sought in million-dollar scam

August 10, 2007

The ultimate con artist

November 1, 2004

Greatest security risk: Social engineering, says Gartner