Facts About Social Engineering In Computer Security2 min read

Facts About Social Engineering In Computer Security

Facts About Social Engineering In Computer Security



In my previous article, I have tried to talk about some of the ways that participation in online gaming can compromise your computer security. In this article, I want to talk about some of the facts that you need to know about the effect of social engineering on computer security. Follow me as we are going to look at that together in this article. 


When it comes to social engineering, attackers may trick the gamer into installing malicious software on their computers through social engineering platform. 


They may offer a bonus or help in the game in exchange for other player’s password or other information in the game forum on a game server. 


Facts About Social Engineering In Computer Security


It is also possible that gamers who are looking for a way to make the game much easier will respond to such requests, thereby falling victims of attacks. 


Attackers will then send email supposedly from the game server administrator, which will invite the player to authenticate his or her account via a website linked in the email message. This will direct the gamer to another website where vital information will be stolen from them. 

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I am an IT enthusiast and a man of many parts. I am a Certified Digital Marketer, Project Manager and a Real Estate Consultant. I love writing because that's what keeps me going. I am running this blog to share what I know with others. I am also a Superlife Stem Cell Distributor. Our Stem Cell Products can cure many ailments.

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