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Tuesday, February 27 • 9:05am - 9:55am
Life in the Age of Ubiquitous Data: A Vision in a Social Engineer’s Dream

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While you take a walk, catch a ride-share, watch tv or surf the Internet, your every activity generates information. New developments in technology have made the world a better place with greater accessibility to resources. From social media to massive financial institutions, we all live within a web of networks, which are comprised of elements and the relationships between them. A skilled social engineer understands how to capitalize on the tiniest bit of information, carefully examining individual components, beginning with the largest (your network) and working their way down to the smallest: you. It shouldn’t be surprising to learn that 90% of data loss incidents and security breaches feature a social engineering component, but what if I told you your trail of digital breadcrumbs can be used to alter your perception of reality?

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Jessica Clark

Consultant, Pentestify
With professional expertise in all facets of social engineering, Jessica has helped clients in government, law enforcement and the private sector understand and develop custom defenses against malicious attackers who seek to exploit human weaknesses in order to obtain access to information... Read More →

Tuesday February 27, 2018 9:05am - 9:55am PST