Archive for social engineering

[hackersmag] Social Engineering ~ Eden Guide to Hacking

Posted in AbhishekKr, security with tags , , , , , , , on November 14, 2011 by abhishekkr

@ [3-October-2011]


Most creative non-technical hacker practice known to mankind.

a.) It’s Art of Communication with People for ‘Information Leakage‘.

You have a ‘Victim’ identified by now and…..

… here to read in detail


[technopast] Social Engineering : an old real case; courtesy: Art Of Deception

Posted in Blogroll, history & technology, security with tags , , , , on January 19, 2011 by abhishekkr

@ [18/Jan/2011]

Social Engineering : an old real case [courtesy: Art Of Deception]

Its a real incident of Social Engineering, in 1978 ‘Stanley Mark Rifkin’ was working under contract for ‘Security Pacific’. He was there to develop a backup system for wire-room system’s data. This role gave him authorities to access all transfer procedures. He knew bank officers were authorized to order wire transfer where they had a closely guarded ‘daily code’ to use while calling the wire-transfer room.

…click here to read full blog-post

[tekwalk] prying ‘ears’ at ‘get-some-fresh-air-spots’ near office

Posted in Blogroll, security with tags , , , on January 19, 2011 by abhishekkr

@ [17/Jan/2011]

[security] prying ‘ears’ at ‘get-some-fresh-air-spots’ near office

the first task…


I don’t pry around, just go to tea-stall outside my office with my friends… and still get to know some internal details of other organizations ‘cuz they are chattered by a person standing next to me

…click here to read full blogpost