It is commonly acknowledged that employees of the company are often the weakest link when it comes to IT security in an organisation. The willingness of most people to help others and be service minded can make your employees vulnerable to social engineering-attacks, among others. Social engineering is the process of using psychology to encourage people to give you the information or access that you want. It involves deceit and manipulation, and can be done face-to-face, remotely but still interactively (e.g. by phone) or indirectly through technology.
Our experts provide customised solutions based on your needs to conduct a practical social engineering test. They simulate a hacker’s attack methods and try to persuade the company’s employees into giving away the information needed to gain access to sensitive data. We can use several methods to achieve our goal: