Social Engineering and Defense against Social Engineering

Authors(2) :-K. Narendra, E. Sreedevi

Social engineering is a standout amongst the most productive and powerful methods for accessing secure frameworks and acquiring touchy data, yet requires insignificant specialized learning. Attacks shift from mass phishing messages with little refinement through to very focused on, multi-layered attacks which utilize a scope of social engineering procedures. Social engineering works by controlling typical human behavioral attributes and all things considered there are just restricted specialized answers for make preparations for it. Subsequently, the best barrier is to teach clients on the methods utilized by social designers, and bringing issues to light with respect to how the two people and PC frameworks can be controlled to make a bogus level of trust. This can be supplemented by an authoritative disposition towards security that advances the sharing of concerns, upholds data security guidelines and backings clients for sticking to them. All things considered, a decided attacker with adequate expertise, assets and at last, good fortune will have the capacity to recover the data they are looking for. Consequently, associations and people ought to have measures set up to react to, and recuperate from, an effective attack.

Authors and Affiliations

K. Narendra
Department of MCA, Sree Vidyanikethan Institute of Management, Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, India
E. Sreedevi
Assistant Professor, Department of MCA, Sree Vidyanikethan Institute of Management, Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, India

Social Engineering, Social Technology, Social Attacks, Phishing, Information Security

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 3 | Issue 4 | March-April 2018
Date of Publication : 2018-04-30
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 235-239
Manuscript Number : CSEIT1833250
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

ISSN : 2456-3307

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K. Narendra, E. Sreedevi, "Social Engineering and Defense against Social Engineering", International Journal of Scientific Research in Computer Science, Engineering and Information Technology (IJSRCSEIT), ISSN : 2456-3307, Volume 3, Issue 4, pp.235-239, March-April-2018.
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