The Most Effective Social Engineering Attacks of 2018 [Infographic]

Social Engineering Attacks

Social engineering. Nowadays it’s everywhere, and you couldn’t even know about it. Where the normal idea of a “hacker” is someone sitting in their room with a dark hoodie on looking at multiple monitors of code, social engineering is the hacking of humans. We have created this infographic to detail some of the greatest social engineering attacks so far this year.

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An infographic that details the greatest social engineering attacks so far this year

Some of those are crazy, right?! So how can you make sure this doesn’t happen to you? One of the key elements is social engineering security testing! If social engineering is the hacking of humans, social engineering security testing is the pen testing of humans. You can read more about it here.  If you want to know more, you can give us a call over at 020 3653 1234 or email us over at, stay safe out there!


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