the attempt to control social behavior.
the canadian government wants to create a p-ssified country through social engineering.
1. the use of communication skills and quick wits in order to turn a scenario into a favorable situation
2. a practice used by crackers and black hats in order to gain sensitive information needed in order to compromise security by using techniques such as eavesdropping on conversations or posing as tech support
1. you are at a fancy restaurant and have just finished eating. the waiter comes to take your plate, but as he picks it up, you use slight of hand and manuevering to make it appear as if the waiter has dropped the plate (and the food residue on it) all over your shirt. you complain angrily, call for the manager, et al. the manager winds up giving you the meal for free.
2. you, as a black hat, walk up to a smoke break outside of a company who you want to steal credit card numbers for. employees are whining about their randomized p-sswords. you memorize one of them, and then go off with that information in order to gain access into the company firewall.
social engineering is used primarily in the cracking world. these previous defintions talking about free drinks etc is not social engineering. that is a con or scam. social engineering is a art form. it is the ability to gain peoples trust and using that information for your own nefarious purposes. social engineering can range from the most mundane to elaborate ruses. it can be someone asking a another person for their p-ssword or it can be someone pretending to be a a employee of a trusted company to get access to something. keep in mind the ultimate goal is to get access to something. people are not stupid which is why social engineering came about. a usual direct question to someone for a p-ssword or login is going to give you a no answer. however when applying social engineering you would be calling or speaking to this person under the premise that you work for the helpdesk or the telephone co. you temporarily befriend this person get their guard down then get the information you need. kevin mitnick was a master of social of engineering.
i was able to use social engineering with joe by pretending to work for the phone company. i called him and was able to get the employee login list.
i made a fake badge for a tech firm and was able to social engineer my way into the datacenter where i got access to some servers where i was able to install a backdoor.
the art of hacking people rather than computers. most of the time it’s easier than hacking computers because people are so stupid that you can just ask them for p-sswords and credit card information and they’ll give it to you!
me: h-llo, mr. adamson? yes, i need your credit card number, email address and p-ssword.
mr. a: ok, the number is 4318-6413…
the act of convincing others to get what you want.
something that the media,education systems and federal government use to push their marxist and capitalist agendas
social engineering is pairing up white women with black men in movies,tv and commericals
the act of finding a flaw in a daily system and exploiting it to get what you want for free
getting a free refill at a fast food restraunt by drinking half of your drink then spilling it. getting a free refill
- cookie of doom
a sweet treat that has been either purpously or accidently dropped on an especially dirty floor and then put back on the serving tray with the others. this may be an act of revenge, or simple laziness. “bwahaha check it out that chick is takin a bite outa that cookie of doom “
- Fudge Piston
a s-x move from the scat fetish category. first, you bend the girl over and f-ck her in the -ss. then you turn around, spread her cheeks and yours and take a good sized sh-t right into her b-ttcrack. then you need to turn around and literally pound your own sh-t into her -ss. kelly […]
- Gift Shifting
the act (often by a husband) of shifting the timing of a previously planned gift to coincide with another event or holiday in order to either a)avoid being totally giftless or b) avoid double gifting jon gave his wife a bike on mother’s day thereby gift shifting from his planned summer purchase.
- gift treaty
a gift treaty is an agreement that you make with your friends, family members, girlfriend, boyfriend, husband or wife that declares you will not exchange gifts on holidays, birthdays, anniversaries, etc. “once my brother and i started exchanging gift cards for 50 bucks on holidays we decided it was pointless so we agreed on a […]
- Social Graffiti
social graffiti is where a social establishment like a pub, club or restaurant has a cool element (drawcard) and then takes on a group of people, and for its time is great; then, as more people become aware of a ‘good’ spot, friends and family and cousins and exes and neighbours and the blonde guy […]