Social Engineering Defense Contractors on LinkedIn and Facebook: Who’s plugged into your employees? (BONUS Episode)

Jordan Harbinger October 13, 2013 2
Social Engineering Defense Contractors on LinkedIn and Facebook: Who’s plugged into your employees? (BONUS Episode)

This is a recording of Jordan Harbinger’s 2012 talk at DerbyCon Infosecurity conference, entitled:

Social Engineering Defense Contractors on LinkedIn and Facebook: Who’s plugged into your employees?

Synopsis:

Sure, Top Secret cleared staff and employees have ‘protocol’ and rules to follow regarding internet use and social media -but what if they don’t (or won’t) follow them? What if they’re looking to jump ship and no longer care about policy? I put this question to the test and mined confidential information from dozens of contractors and personnel from law enforcement, the military and high-profile defense contractors by using LinkedIn and other social media, all from home and nearly all of it using only my phone…

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Here’s a video of the talk itself:

Here’s some press coverage of the talk:
The Verge
CSO Online

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Episode #146: Chris Hadnagy, Social-Engineer.org
Episode #182: Erin, Former CIA Operative

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    ytb October 17, 2013 at 1:38 pm -

    truly a unique episode indeed! I love how you incorporated pua stuff into security/hacking and how even the simplest pua jokes “yoga…” “now everyone is writing it down” generated such a response

    • avatar
      Jordan Harbinger October 21, 2013 at 4:35 pm -

      Haha yeah thanks. The audience really dug this talk and I ended up in a few articles and even an NPR segment because of it.

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