Social Engineering

Audience: All Employees


This Social Engineering course is intended to help participants identify the forms of social engineering and its potential impacts on organizations.


Length: 15 minutes

Knowledge Challenge 10 questions

Certificate: Yes

Social Engineering Awareness

Audience: All Employees

Social Engineering, in the context of information technology refers to psychologically manipulating people into performing actions or divulging confidential information. A type of confidence trick for the purpose of information gathering, fraud, or system access, it differs from a traditional “con” in that it is often one of many steps in a more complex fraudulent scheme.


Topics:

  • What is Social Engineering
  • Phishing
  • Spear Phishing
  • Water Holing
  • Baiting
  • Tailgating
  • Vishing
  • Protection Against Social Engineering

This Social Engineering course is intended to help participants identify the forms of social engineering and its potential impacts on organizations.


Length: 15 minutes

Knowledge Challenge 10 questions

Certificate: Yes