Human-Centred Security: Exploiting human vulnerabilities

Steve Durbin
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In this ISF Classic podcast, we rewind to Steve Durbin, Chief Executive of the ISF, exploring how psychological vulnerabilities present attackers with opportunities to influence and exploit humans for their own advantage.

The methods of psychological manipulation used by attackers have not just moved online since humans entered the digital era, but today’s attack techniques are more sophisticated, cost-effective and expansive, allowing attackers to effectively target individuals or to attack on a considerably larger scale.