Social engineering is the art of manipulating people into performing actions or divulging confidential information. While similar to a confidence trick or simple fraud, the term typically applies to trickery for information gathering or computer system access and in most cases the attacker never comes face-to-face with the victim.
by limdis on Thu Oct 13, 2011 12:43 am ([msg=62274]see Re: Why is this board so inactive?[/msg])
You must be new to the forums lol. I've been out the past several days due to being out of town but this past week alone there has been a LOT of talk on SE! In multiple threads. Speaking of SE, everyone check this guy out.