Social Engineering; Hacking the Human

We live in a digital age where technology is continually improving. Whilst cybersecurity is constantly evolving to combat cybercriminals, human psychology remains relatively unchanged. Social engineering is a threat we must always consider. This article looks to inform you what it is, and how to stay ahead of it.

“The use of deception to manipulate individuals into divulging confidential or personal information that may be used for fraudulent purposes

“Social Engineering, n.” OED Online. Oxford University Press, December 2019