Social Engineering 101

This great 1 minute video outlines how social engineers manipulate people in social settings to gain information on how to hack systems or steal information.  The video outlines various methods social engineers use to extract the information they are after from unsuspecting people over the phone or in person. They pose as trust-worthy people (Janitors, Electricians etc) and seek access to sensitive rooms and locations in your business.  They drop names of senior leaders in your organization, ask lots of technical questions, and do so with a friendly cheerful and sometimes demanding way. Learn to spot social engineers so you can avoid falling prey to their tactics.

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