Cybersecurity Expert Dishes on the Most Insidious Cyber Attack


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What we're talking about is different from social engineering within the social sciences. Pertaining to cybersecurity, social engineering is the manipulation of people into performing actions or divulging pertinent information. This is why this hack tends to be more insidious than the rest. For this episode of ClearedCast, Greg Stuart, the owner and editor of dishes on why it's detrimental to the individual, how you can prevent it, what to do if it happens to you, and even tells us a story of when his entire bank and children's college savings accounts were wiped clean in a matter of 30 minutes.

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