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CPA Ontario’s Future Forward podcasts offer a refreshing gateway to new ideas and hot topics for professionals across industries. 

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Jun 5, 2018

The term social engineering encompasses a broad spectrum of malicious activity. Phishing, baiting and tailgating are just a few methods that attackers use to infiltrate protected computer systems to compromise sensitive data. On this episode of Future Forward, Chris Mathers and Liz West discuss the ploys and elements of human psychology that hackers use to exploit technical infrastructure weaknesses or otherwise trick people into offering them access to sensitive information.