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Wednesday, June 6 • 13:30 - 14:00
How I break into Casinos, Airports and CNI: The Basics of Social Engineering

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This talk will be about the basics of social engineering into a client’s site/office. I think most SE talks focus on the more technical “human” aspects and I’m purposefully ignoring that side as I think the audience can often get scared by thinking they have to learn every facial micro expression to get into a client’s office successfully. So, I’m going to focus on the basics, how to perform reconnaissance, how to match dress styles, how to make up a pretext that fits your knowledge, how to get real staff to help you, what to do if you do get in, why you should interact with staff, why you should practice being observant, and why you should leave people feeling better for having meet you (Chris Hadnagy taught me this).

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Chris Pritchard

Pen Test Partners
Chris has worked in a range of industries, most notable of which are Critical National Infrastructure and leading edge design and manufacturing. Doing so has given him a huge array of knowledge, from penetration testing robot vacuum cleaners to designing and testing secure ICS/SCADA... Read More →

Wednesday June 6, 2018 13:30 - 14:00 BST
Track 1 ILEC Conference Centre 47 Lillie Road London SW6 1UD