• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Play by Play is a series in which top technologists work through a problem in real time, unrehearsed, and unscripted. In this course, Play by Play: A Penetration TesterÕs Guide to Social Engineering, Stephen Haunts and Lars Klint are going to delve into the shadowy world of social engineering. Learn about information gathering, pre-texting, and manipulation. By the end of this course, youÕll know a wide range of techniques that you can use to protect yourself and your company from a social engineering attack.

Learning Objectives

  • Social Engineering
  • A Framework for Social Engineering
  • Protecting Yourself and Your Company from Social Engineering

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.

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