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Social Engineering

Taking advantage of people‚Äôs tendency to trust others, this method of deception uses communication online or by phone to trick users into disclosing personal information such as passwords. Examples include sending an email under the guise of a legitimate institution and asking the user to reply to update or confirm their password, or providing a download to a file that appears to be benign but actually is malicious.