Word Notes 11.15.22
Ep 125 | 11.15.22

Pretexting (noun)

Show Notes

A social engineering technique in which a threat actor poses as a trusted person or entity in order to trick the victim into disclosing information or performing an action that benefits the attacker.

CyberWire Glossary link

Audio reference link: “Batch Pin Hurt Charlize Theron Skin | the Italian Job (2003) Movie Scene.YouTube, YouTube, 22 Nov. 2016.