[3-minute read] One of the social engineering techniques that we have discussed in Human Firewall Tip # 7 is Phishing. Imagine, an attacker or a "phisher-man" sends thousands of emails across. Once the phishing email is successfully sent out, it is a matter of waiting game until someone fell into the "trap" which is either malicious link was clicked or downloaded a malware-infected attachment. As a simple analogy, this is one (phisher-man) to many (potential victims with email addresses).
[2-minute read] The Human Firewall Tip is about women and social engineering. This is about sharing awareness on common social engineering tactics used for a successful take over of your account, system or even your data. This is a perfect time to share this awareness as we celebrate International Women's Day today.
[2-minute read] Social engineering is the art of deception. This is "hacking the people's mind" to perform or do something like share confidential data, download a malware-infected assessment or worst is to send money to the attacker.
[3-minute read] From our Human Firewall Tip # 2 we shared the benefits of two-factor authentication (2FA) and what are the free options that you can use to start with your 2FA journey.
[1-minute read] We have provided #humanfirewalltips related to strong passwords, password generator and password managers. Now we have listed down the Top 3 (not in particular order) Free Password Managers that anyone can download right now.