The Onion Gets Hacked

The Onion, the Internet’s favorite parody news site, was recently the victim of a hack that compromised their corporate…

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“High Profile” Xbox Live Accounts Hacked

"High Profile" Xbox Live Accounts Hacked. Multi-tiered social engineering attacks are growing in popularity and being…

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The Beat of Social Media Engineering

The Beat of Social Media Engineering. The Beat links geo information embedded within Instagram images to Google…

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One Royal Pwning

Apparently the pranksters got through with with less than perfect Brittish accents.

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Citadel Trojan uses insidious forms of Social Engineering

The Citadel is a chimera of the Zeus trojan, ransomware, scareware and social-networking. This trojan is especially…

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Social-Engineer Newsletter- Volume 3 Issue 32

In this issue: "Social-Engineering In The News." It is not everyday that social engineering stories make the news.…

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Social Engineer Newsletter – Volume 3 Issue 29

In this issue: "The Top 5 Social Engineering Mitigation Tips." Don't be the low-hanging fruit. Take the right actions…

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