Spearing the biggest phish

We will continue to see Social Engineering used in attacks because it is cheap and extremely effective

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Gift Giving, Social Engineer Style

The individual often receiving the gift will have a compulsion to return the gift, most often with dialogue. An…

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The Pizza Delivery Man is a Social Engineer

The other day I had a pizza delivered to my home using my Visa. When the pizza arrived, however, the driver refused to…

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The US 2010 Census may lead to increase in Social Engineer Attacks

Even armed with this knowledge there are some things we must be aware of to avoid falling prey to a scam that can lead…

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Stealing Credentials via Social Engineering

The main objective was to compromise someone’s existing password which would provide ongoing opportunities to access…

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A new level to spearphishing

Heck, most intelligent IT Admins won't click on the link to "See Britney Naked" or "Adjust your Bank of America…

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The Importance of Information Gathering

Our friend and contributor Matt was kind enough to put into writing a few stories from his law enforcement days. This…

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