Tag: social engineering

Security+ Pop Quiz:  I’m very motivated by snacks

Security+ Pop Quiz: I’m very motivated by snacks

Continue Reading

A+ Pop Quiz:  You are not the boss of me

A+ Pop Quiz: You are not the boss of me

Last modified on June 3rd, 2020 at 10:23 am

Continue Reading

A+ Pop Quiz:  That’s totally the help desk

A+ Pop Quiz: That’s totally the help desk

Last modified on June 3rd, 2020 at 10:32 pm

Continue Reading

Network+ Pop Quiz: I call him Yippie

Network+ Pop Quiz: I call him Yippie

Continue Reading

Common Security Threats – CompTIA A+ 220-902 – 3.1

Common Security Threats – CompTIA A+ 220-902 – 3.1

Last modified on July 5th, 2018 at 1:22 pm

There are a number of different methods that the bad guys can use to attack your systems. In this video, you’ll learn how to recognize and protect yourself from the most well-known security threats.

Continue Reading

I’m not sure what that would look like

I’m not sure what that would look like

Which of these would be the best description of social engineering?

Continue Reading

Social Engineering – CompTIA Network+ N10-006 – 3.2

Social Engineering – CompTIA Network+ N10-006 – 3.2

Last modified on June 17th, 2015 at 8:52 am

Because social engineering is fundamentally non-technical, it can be difficult to identify a social engineering attack through technical means. In this video, you’ll learn about social engineering and how security controls can be bypassed with social engineer techniques.

Continue Reading

The Effectiveness of Social Engineering – CompTIA Security+ SY0-401: 3.3

The Effectiveness of Social Engineering – CompTIA Security+ SY0-401: 3.3

Last modified on September 26th, 2014 at 3:51 pm

Is social engineering really a threat? In this video, you’ll learn how a talented social engineer was able to steal a valuable Twitter handle.

Continue Reading

Common Security Threats – CompTIA A+ 220-802: 2.2

Common Security Threats – CompTIA A+ 220-802: 2.2

Last modified on June 21st, 2013 at 12:23 pm

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.

Continue Reading

Social Engineering Attacks – CompTIA Network+ N10-005: 5.4

Social Engineering Attacks – CompTIA Network+ N10-005: 5.4

A social engineering attack is one of the most targeted attacks you’ll find, and it’s also the least technical. In this video, you’ll learn about social engineering and some of the techniques that the bad guys use to infiltrate our ranks using social engineering.

Continue Reading

X