Posts tagged "social engineering"

Social Engineering: The Quick Facts

The purpose of social engineering is for an attacker to utilize numerous tactics and manipulating individuals to divulge information, potentially critical, that could cause serious damage to an organization.  While there are many methods that can be utilized to gather material, it’s also important for workers and all organizations to be aware of their surroundings […]

March 2, 2018 | Guest Blog | Views: 1527

Personal Cyber Security: Staying Safe In A Digital World

From January 2017 to September 2017, there were a total of 391 cyber security incidents (that we know of). Averaging over 40 incidents a month, it is critical that your personal cyber security is as strong as it can be. Not only will you benefit from increased personal cyber security but so will anyone in which […]

October 16, 2017 | Hannah Brandon | Views: 2656

What is Phishing: Don’t Get Hooked

Phishing is an IT risk that is a form of social engineering. This post answers the questions of what is a phishing attack, how are they carried out, and who is at risk?

January 22, 2016 | 405ashley1952 | Views: 1751