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Four Types of Email Cons Using Social Engineering

Posted by Charles Killmer - Netgain’s Security Officer on Apr 7, 2016 2:23:19 PM

Social Engineering is the psychological manipulation of people in an effort to have them perform actions or divulge confidential information, and it is a major security issue. For centuries, con artists have used this method to gather confidential information for criminal use. In the modern world, the con artist has additional tactics including the installation of malware.

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