The SEVillage at DEF CON 29: Chris Hadnagy – Make Them Want To Tell You: The Science of Elicitation

Make them want to tell you by learning the art of elicitation. Social-Engineer's Chris Hadnagy  discusses the principles of…

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Code of Ethics for Vishing & Phishing

When you Google search “social engineering definition,” one of the first results is “the use of deception to manipulate individuals…

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Social Engineering Tactics Behind Ransomware

What do you think about when you hear the word “ransomware?” Perhaps a group of impostors operating out of a clandestine location…

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OSINT in the Real World – Ryan MacDougall at Def Con 27

Social-Engineer's Ryan MacDougall discuses how OSINT can make you more effective at any job. He also discusses how OSINT can keep you…

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Vishing Attacks Are on The Rise

Companies are becoming more aware of potential cybersecurity threats and taking measures to protect their critical assets and…

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Human Hacking Conference – Year BETA

2020 was the kickoff of our first annual Human Hacking Conference (HHC), and unless you’ve been living under a rock (or you don’t…

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Aftermath of a Social Engineering Engagement

You have heard all the stories. Social engineers (SEs) being held at gunpoint, nearly driving off cliffs, jumping into garbage chutes,…

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Security Awareness Training: What’s Effective and What’s Not – DerbyCon 8 Panel

Our expert panel discusses security awareness training - what works and what doesn't.

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The Role of Empathy in Ethical Social Engineering

As cybersecurity becomes an ever-increasing concern, more people are becoming interested in a career in the field of cybersecurity. A…

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Vishing Techniques in Everyday Life

Professional social engineers use various techniques to leverage communication fundamentals to their advantage. However, do you have…

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