Social engineering is bullsh*t, call it what it is presented at CarolinaCon11 2015

by Surpherdave ,

Summary : We continue to use the term "Social Engineer" to make it sexy and make it "h@x0r". the fact that manipulation of people has happened for eternity and it isn't limited to info sec. Lets briefly look at the history books, then delve into the physiology of manipulation. and as I am not a smart man, let's keep it simple with stuff we can use later today to reduce our bar tabs.