The Seven Deadly Sins of Social Engineering

Social Engineering has always been one of my favorite attack vectors when doing any penetration test. A big reason why our firm succeeds is that we as human beings forget the "Seven Deadly Sins". As I thought about social engineering attack vectors for previous engagements, I noticed I always had a few common attack vectors [...]

By |2013-11-13T22:03:35-08:00November 13th, 2013|Blogs, Defensive Security|0 Comments

See how easily Hackers can take over your life

Cyber security awareness month is coming to a close, and I wanted to close with this new video. It is a follow up to “Amazing mind reader reveals his ‘gift’". In this followup video, it features a gentlemen assuming the identity of a random man he selects as his mark on Facebook. Using social media, [...]

By |2013-11-09T08:54:14-08:00October 31st, 2013|Blogs, Defensive Security|0 Comments

Amazing mind reader reveals his ‘gift’

Now that I have your attention, over the weekend, I remembered this video that debuted back in 2012. It was a great public service announcement piece from Belgium. What made the video such a hit was the eccentric individual was no ordinary mind reader - he gets all his information from Facebook, Twitter, Social Media, [...]

By |2013-11-09T08:54:26-08:00October 21st, 2013|Blogs, Defensive Security|1 Comment