Social engineering

Tsutomu Shimomura TakedownIf you are serious about IT security then this book is a must. Take the time to read it and try to understand the power of social engineering. There is no single technique in this world that can protect you against a good social engineering attack. This book is written by Tsutomu Shimomura together with John Markoff and tells the story about one of the first well known “hackers” Kevin Mitnick.

Especially the fact that Kevin Mitnick has good social engineering skills make him a pro in getting excess to secure environments.

ISBN-10: 0-7868-8913-6