Posts categorized under: Security

Effective Social Engineering: Another DEFCON 20 skytalk

The way a lot of security pen-testers do social engineering calls by phone - “Hey, I’m <so and so> from IT. You have a virus. I need your password.” Rinse, repeat, and occasionally, you will get one or two people who will actually give you their password. The other 99 ...

DEFCON 20: “Your network sucks” Skytalk

Note: the dialog noted here is a general representation of what was actually talked about in the presentation; it is not accurate and may not be the exact ideas stated by the speaker, as he was kind of getting drunk.

Your network  sucks,” stated Anch with an almost slurring dialect ...