Ethical Hacking: Social Engineering

Topic: Sniffing Techniques

In this module you will learn how to exploit the single weakest vulnerability in the I.T Security spectrum: human behavior. Social Engineers know human emotions, their pressures and reactions and use the inherent vulnerabilities in people to obtain unauthorized information that would eventually lead to network access. A huge part of the most successful hacks, including recent Russian hacks to the Pentagon have occurred using Social Engineering, therefore this is a skill that you need to learn how to master as a hacker.