PacktLib: Kali Linux Social Engineering

Kali Linux Social Engineering

Credits

About the Author

About the Reviewers

www.PacktPub.com

Preface

Introduction to Social Engineering Attacks

Understanding social engineering attacks

Phases in a social engineering attack

Types of social engineering

Computer-based social engineering tools – Social-Engineering Toolkit (SET)

Policies and procedure

Summary

Understanding Website Attack Vectors

Phishing and e-mail hacking – Credential Harvester attack

Java Applet Attack

Defense against these attacks

Summary

Performing Client-side Attacks through SET

Creating a payload and a listener

Understanding the mass mailer attack

Understanding the SMS spoofing attack vector

Summary

Understanding Social Engineering Attacks

Identity theft

Stealing an identity

Elicitation

Penetration testing tools

Summary

Index