“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.”

In the latest podcast of the Human-Centred Security series, Steve Durbin, Managing Director of the ISF, explores how psychological vulnerabilities present attackers with opportunities to influence and exploit humans for their own advantage.