What is social engineering?

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Social engineering is nothing but a kind of attack (cyber) vector. This attack vector relies pretty heavily on user interaction. More often than not, this type of attack involves hackers manipulating users into breaking or violating normal security standard operating procedures. Hackers also try to get users to move away from best practices so that …

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500 Million Yahoo Accounts Have Been Hacked

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Yahoo has been the victim of a massive hack attack. The internet company has revealed that more than 500 million accounts have been compromised. This couldn’t have come at a worse time for the company since Yahoo is in the process of being bought by Verizon. Yahoo representatives say that the act was carried out …

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