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People Are The Weak Link — Why Does Social Engineering Work?

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Whether you like it or not, people are programmed with some kind of human nature that is built into us at a fundamental level that serves as a dependency to build up our individual psychological profile. Attackers exploit this human nature to accomplish some kind of malicious objective such as obtaining sensitive information, convincing employees to take inappropriate actions, or some…

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