Social Enginnering

Social Enginnering
The use of deception to manipulate individuals into giving over confidential or personal information that may be used for fraud
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Piggybacking
when a person tags along with another person who is authorized to gain entry into a restricted area.
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Tailgating
an unauthorized person who follows someone to a restricted area without the consent of the authorized person.
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Adware
Advertising software: shows banners or pop-ups when online
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Bot
Web robot that gains control over your computer
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Bug
A mistake or error in a software program
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Ransomware
Blocks all access to a system until money is paid
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Rootkit
Software tools allows access to your computer without being detected
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Trojan Horse
any malicious computer program which misleads users of its true content
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Virus
Code copies itself to corrupt a system or to destroy data
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Worm
Finds its way across computers leaving a copy in the memory of each other
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Spyware
Collects personal data/ monitors browsing activity
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Blagging
the act of creating and using an fake scenario to engage a targeted victim
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Pharming
a scam in which malicious code is installed which redirects the user to a fake website
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Phishing
an individual or group of individuals who scam users by sending fake emails or websites
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Shouldering
is used to obtain information such as pins, passwords and other confidential data by looking over the victim's shoulder
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Hacking
an attempt to exploit a computer system or a private network inside a computer
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Scamming
an individual, group, or company that attempts to obtain money or something else of value
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Piggybacking

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when a person tags along with another person who is authorized to gain entry into a restricted area.

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Tailgating

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Card 4

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Adware

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Card 5

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Bot

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