During the past 6 years at Social-Engineer, LLC (SECOM) we’ve made over 45,000 calls to companies all over the world. Banks, startups, tech firms, pharmaceutical companies, defense contractors, and many other organizations have contracted us to do vishing (voice phishing) calls for them. Many of these employees are now working from home. That makes it a perfect time to review how to manage your vishing defenses from home.
Targeted ransomware attacks on local US government entities—cities, schools, and police stations—are on the rise. In this blog learn you’ll learn why ransomware attacks are successful, what you can do to minimize the risk, and what to do if you are a victim.
If you are interested in the human side of security, then the specialty field of professional social engineering is for you. Find out how you can get started on this exciting career path in our April blog, “Are You Ready for a Career in Cybersecurity?”
If you work for, or with, small to mid-sized companies, you may think the risk of social engineering attacks are lower for you. You know all 30-100 people in your…