The 2023 Security Landscape: A Social Engineer’s Take

The 2023 Security Landscape: A Social Engineer’s Take

High-profile data breaches, attacks on essential infrastructures, and targeted cyber warfare made 2022 a pivotal year in the cybersecurity field. […] ...
Vishing on the Rise

Vishing on the Rise

Over the last few years, we have seen a concerning rise in vishing. Vishing is the practice of eliciting information […] ...
 Debunking Common Cyber-Security Myths

Debunking Common Cyber-Security Myths

Cybersecurity is a critical issue that affects everyone who uses the internet, both individuals and corporations. Unfortunately, there are many […] ...
Your security awareness

Your Security Awareness May Be Failing to Be Effective – Here’s Why

Every year, billions are being spent globally on security awareness training. Yet, close to 60% of all the breaches we […] ...
Business Email Compromise

Business Email Compromise Fraud: Social Engineering News

Business Email Compromise (BEC), a type of phishing fraud, consistently tops the FBIs list of most financially damaging online crimes. […] ...
SMiShing in Social Engineering News

SMiShing in Social Engineering News

SMiShing uses SMS (Short Message Service) as the attack vector. The attacker’s objective is to trick the target into installing […] ...
Defending Against Vishing: Is It Really Possible?

Defending Against Vishing: Is It Really Possible?

Vishing, a word that was entered into the Oxford Dictionary in 2015, defines what we call “voice phishing”. Using the […] ...
Vishing (Voice Phishing) in Social Engineering News

Vishing (Voice Phishing) in Social Engineering News

A new report by Mutare reveals costly and pervasive shortcomings in enterprise security protections against voice network attacks, such as […] ...
SMiShing Managed Service

SMiShing Managed Service

SMiShing can be defined as a form of phishing in which an attacker uses a text message to trick recipients […] ...
Impersonation Scams: Social Engineering News

Impersonation Scams: Social Engineering News

At Social-Engineer, we define impersonation as the “practice of pretexting as another person with the goal of obtaining information or […] ...