Combining the science of nonverbal communications with the art of social engineering
Social engineers are experts at getting people to do what they want. The step-by-step instructions in this book will put you in a place to get what you want by understanding what people aren’t telling you. Christopher Hadnagy, Dr. Paul Ekman, and Paul Kelly have joined forces to explain how social engineering works and how you can prevent it. Security is more than just defending against people with malicious intent. It’s about using your knowledge of social engineering and “human hacking” to stay in control of every situation.
Learn to instantly identify nonverbal communication
Read people’s body language and facial expressions
Learn how malicious hackers gain your trust
Think like a “human hacker”
Understand the security vulnerabilities beyond your IT infrastructure
Review real-world case studies with detailed photos of typical non-verbal behaviors of the social engineer
Develop the knowledge and skills to neutralize the growing threat from malicious social engineers
Comments about oreilly Unmasking the Social Engineer:
Paul Ekman has contributed to mankind in a wonderful way, I was excited to see some more from this giant. This book is an excellent combination of the Face coding and other ways human express themselves. Christopher adds nicely to Ekman's lifetime of accomplishments.