Web Beacons for Social Engineering Reconnaissance

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Most of you have heard about cookies on the internet, but Web Beacons take tracking your browsing habits a step further. Web Beacons (aka: Tracking Pixels, Web Bugs, and Tracking Beacons) are mainly used by marketers to track how well an email, advertisement, or article is being received by their audience.  Usually these 1×1 pixel […]

Social-Engineer Newsletter Vol 07 – Issue 93

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  Vol 07 Issue 93 June 2017 In This Issue Ransomware and The Psychology Behind Why It Works Social-Engineer News Upcoming classes As a member of the newsletter you have the option to OPT-IN for special offers. You can click here to do that. Check out the schedule of upcoming training on Social-Engineer.com 2017 Schedule […]

The SECTF is Coming to DerbyCon!

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Yes, you have read this correctly. This year in the SEVillage at DerbyCon, Social-Engineer will be holding its first ever Social Engineering Capture The Flag event at DerbyCon!

Social-Engineer Newsletter Vol 07 – Issue 92

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    Vol 07 Issue 92 May 2017 In This Issue I’ve Got A Bridge I’d Like To Sell You Social-Engineer News Upcoming classes As a member of the newsletter you have the option to OPT-IN for special offers. You can click here to do that. Check out the schedule of upcoming training on Social-Engineer.com […]

Children Hacking Websites

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As a parent of an 11-year-old boy, I always wonder what he’s going to get himself into. (usually after reflecting on what I did when I was younger) I didn’t want him not to use technology, so I started him off with an iPod then when I got a new iPad, I gave him my […]

Social-Engineer Newsletter Vol 07 – Issue 91

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  Vol 07 Issue 91 April 2017 In This Issue Counseling Vs. SE Skills: A Venn Diagram Social-Engineer News Upcoming classes THE NEWS As a member of the newsletter you have the option to OPT-IN for special offers. You can click here to do that. Check out the schedule of upcoming training on Social-Engineer.com 2017 […]

The Rise of Machine Learning and Social Engineering Attacks

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Artificial Intelligence (A.I.) has been in the news a lot lately.  Some say that AI will take human jobs in the future; others tout its ability to simplify everyday tasks, some are embracing it for the ability to offer a quicker defense against cyber attacks, and Gartner predicts by 2020 we will interact more with […]

Social-Engineer Newsletter Vol 07 – Issue 90

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  Vol 07 Issue 90 March 2017 In This Issue How to Actively Listen for Fun and Profit Social-Engineer News Upcoming classes THE NEWS As a member of the newsletter you have the option to OPT-IN for special offers. You can click here to do that. Check out the schedule of upcoming training on Social-Engineer.com […]