cyberSec · Social Engineering

Social Engineering: gathering information

In this post, I'll show you some methods social engineers use to gather information about an organization or person. OSINT: Open Source Intelligence, with this framework the information is gathered from public sources. Examples of this sources are traditional mass-media, open source information provided by the government, blogs, social media, wikis, conferences, online libraries. Many… Continue reading Social Engineering: gathering information

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Social Engineering: Basic attacks(techniques)

Continuing with these series of posts, now I tell you some basic SE techniques: Tailgating: It consists of following someone authorized to enter a restricted area when we are not authorized to enter that place. Human courtesy place a big role here: imagine you see someone behind you that is carrying something heavy or lots… Continue reading Social Engineering: Basic attacks(techniques)