Social engineering in the context of cyber security

Naumovski, Toni and Taneski, Nenad (2019) Social engineering in the context of cyber security. 10 th International scientific conference The great power influence on the security of small states, 1. pp. 282-292. ISSN 987-608-4828-46-4

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Social engineering, as an art of deception, is very present in the era of globalization and it intertwines with plethora acts of unfair activities. Managing of this risk is a significant security challenge. The paper analyses the social engineering as a big cyber security concern that harms productivity and efficient of any organisations. It is intended to cover the different aspects of social engineering and should be viewed as a study which identifies social engineering hazards. Besides the introduction given in Section 1, Section 2 defines term social engineering, in Section 3 the forms of social engineering are presented, Section 4 gives the guidelines to mitigate the risk of social engineering, and the last section contains the conclusion.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: social engineering, manipulation, risk, confidential information, cyber security, organization
Subjects: Social Sciences > Political Science
Divisions: Military Academy
Depositing User: Nenad Taneski
Date Deposited: 12 Aug 2019 07:28
Last Modified: 12 Aug 2019 07:28

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