Social engineering

Social Media Identity Fraud — Facebook

In this two-minute news video clip, a North American mother tells how her son unwittingly gave away identity information while playing a...

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Why do people become victims of Social Engineering attacks?
Why do people become victims of Social

Listening to news events where a Qatari Man paid up to more than half a million dollars to three Nigerian men posing as the daughter-in-law...

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Different Techniques Used for Social Engineering Attacks
Different Techniques Used for Social

Social Engineering is the act of deceiving people into gaining access to sensitive data by preying on human psychology. The main difference...

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The Impact of Social Engineering on a Student’s Future
The Impact of Social Engineering on a

One of the most recent trends in cyber related crimes is targeted social engineering. It is easier to communicate with a person to gain...

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Creating Awareness about Social Engineering
Creating Awareness about Social Engineering

You may read in newspapers and also hear on news channels about the theft of customer data from banks and telecom organizations. You might...

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Educating Students to Resist Social Engineering Attacks
Educating Students to Resist Social

Teenagers who are attracted to online services find themselves vulnerable to online risks. Since they are eager to make new friends online...