• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Discover how social engineering can be used to gain trust and collect elicit information from targets by using emotional responses and other tactics.

Learning Objectives

Certified Ethical Hacker - CEHv10: Social Engineering

  • describe how social engineers can use tactics like shoulder surfing and tailgating to gain access or information from their targets
  • describe how phishing, spear phishing, whaling, and other social engineering techniques can be used to gain information from a target
  • describe the use of malicious mobile apps, elicitation, BEC, Interrogation, and impersonation to gather information from a target

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.

Feedback

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