Tech QOTD – Topic: Identifying Social Engineering Attacks (Security+)


Do you know your attacks? Match the type of attack on the right to the appropriate description. (One attack per description.)

This is just one of 31 simulations included with my Security+ Cert Guide.

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(see answer below and video response)



The answers in order are: phishing, whaling, vishing, spim, and social engineering. Check out the video below to see me run through the simulation and explain each answer.

Video Solution:

Answer at 41 seconds.

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