In This Issue: “The Emotional Line of Defense.” Human emotions are the critical security element technology cannot solve. Whether it’s fear, curiosity, or a sense of urgency. As security awareness professionals, we must take this into consideration.
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In This Issue: “October Had Some Large Cyber Security Incidents.” October 2017 revealed two major cyber security issues. We’re breaking these two incidents down to learn what we can do to stay safe and unaffected.
Web beacons embedded in pages and emails can be used as reconnaissance tools for social engineering attacks. We’ve got tips and tools to minimize your exposure.
In This Issue: “The Weaponizing of Social Media.” Cyber criminals are taking advantage of the trust we have in social media sites and have been using them to gain access to corporate and government networks. In this issue find out how attackers use social media as a weapon and what you can do to protect yourself.
In This Issue: “Ransomware and The Psychology Behind Why it Works.” Attackers are tapping into people’s psyches and pushing the right buttons to make them pay. Don’t fall fall for their mind games. Find out what you can do to minimize the risk.
Artificial Intelligence (A.I.) has been in the news a lot lately. If A.I. can be taught to interact with humans in a friendly helpful way, it can also be used in malicious ways. Will the rise of machine learning lead to social engineering attacks?
Siblings phish Italy operating under the radar of law enforcement for nearly 7 years. Their targets included 2 former prime ministers, and a sitting mayor.
The single most asked question is “What do I need to do to be a professional social engineer?” This month is devoted to talking to our team. Folks who had almost no SE experience before working with SECOM and now lead the market in all things SE. Feb 13, 2017 Contents Download Get Involved