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Which of these threats cannot be detected through electronic means?

A) Rootkit

B) Malware

C) Worms

D) Social engineering

E) Electromagnetic brain reading

The answer: D) Social engineering

Social engineering is the hacking of a human being, and it’s a very stealthy way for the bad guys to gain information while simultaneously avoiding all of the network security systems in an organization.

Want to know more? Watch “Common Security Threats.”

There are many security threats constantly attacking our computers and our data. In this video, you’ll learn about social engineering, shoulder surfing, malware, rootkits, and much more.