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The Social-Engineer Podcast is about humans. Understanding how we interact, communicate and relay information can help us protect, mitigate and understand social engineering attacks

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    • Social Sciences
    • 4.3 • 113 Ratings

The Social-Engineer Podcast is about humans. Understanding how we interact, communicate and relay information can help us protect, mitigate and understand social engineering attacks

    Ep. 138 – Security With Marcus Sailer of Capital Group

    Ep. 138 – Security With Marcus Sailer of Capital Group

    In this episode, Chris Hadnagy and Ryan MacDougall are joined by industry professional, Marcus Sailler to discuss his experience as the red team information security manager at Capital Group. Marcus shares some great tips on creating a successful security team and how you can prevent it from becoming the “No Police”. They also go over the recent changes in the industry, including how big hacks have increased security awareness in the general public.

    • 44 min
    Ep. 137 – Human Hacking With Chris Hadnagy

    Ep. 137 – Human Hacking With Chris Hadnagy

    In this special episode, Chris Hadnagy joins Maxie Reynolds to talk about the amazing stories and useful lessons contained in Chris’s new book: “Human Hacking: Win Friends, Influence People, and Leave Them Better Off for Having Met You”. Listen as Chris delves into the process of making “Human Hacking” and shares the awesome story behind its inception. Maxie and Chris also discuss the importance of empathy especially when it comes to hacking humans.

    • 58 min
    Ep. 136 - A Samurai, a Pickpocket and The Future walk into a bar with Osama Quarashi

    Ep. 136 - A Samurai, a Pickpocket and The Future walk into a bar with Osama Quarashi

    In episode 136, Chris Hadnagy and Maxie Reynolds are joined by doctor, researcher and microblogger: Osama (Sam) Quarashi. Sam was in the medical field for 15 years until he decided to travel the world and learn about unorthodox forms of psychology from experts in widely varied fields. Find out what Sam learned from these “masters of the mind” and understand how you can apply these lessons in your daily life.

    • 54 min
    Ep. 135 - Fear of video and snakes with Lisa Forte

    Ep. 135 - Fear of video and snakes with Lisa Forte

    In this episode, Chris Hadnagy and Maxie Reynolds are joined by social engineering and insider threats expert: Lisa Forte. Learn how Lisa went from fighting terrorists and real-life sea pirates to being an expert on cybercrime and social engineering. Discover how scammers are taking advantage of global uncertainty and understand how to protect yourself from attack.   

    • 53 min
    Ep. 134 – Altered Memories and Alternate Realities with Dr. Elizabeth Loftus

    Ep. 134 – Altered Memories and Alternate Realities with Dr. Elizabeth Loftus

    In this episode, Chris Hadnagy and Ryan MacDougall are joined by distinguished professor: Elizabeth Loftus. Listen in to understand the vulnerabilities in human memories and how they are sometimes exploited. Learn to defend against attacks on your memory and how this info can be applied in the information security industry.  

    Show notes on www.social-engineer.com

    • 46 min
    Ep. 133 - Having Superhero moments with Jonathan Miller

    Ep. 133 - Having Superhero moments with Jonathan Miller

    In this episode, Chris Hadnagy, Shelby Dacko and Jonathan Miller discuss many ways to improve your skills as a communicator. Learn the importance of observing the information your own body gives you. Hear their experiences with being amygdala hijacked, and how you can have your own superhero moment.  

    For more detailed show notes see: https://www.social-engineer.org/podcast/ep-133-having-su…-jonathan-miller/ ‎

    • 51 min

Customer Reviews

4.3 out of 5
113 Ratings

113 Ratings

GreatSport ,

Missing Michelle 😿

Great podcast but has definitely lost something since Michelle left. I wish we could have had a little more context re. her departure or possibly even an episode where she could have said goodbye or something - just felt very abrupt and the lack of any context just makes it seem like idk something bad happened.

Also, really haven’t enjoyed the “meta” discussions on recent podcasts (eps. 101 & 102 specifically), such as “how can society keep kids from turning into hackers”. Honestly guys, better minds than any of ours have already tackled such issues and I think real solutions very quickly delve into things like politics and morality, something I don’t really tune into this show to hear about.

What I *do* enjoy is interesting ideas from other fields, discussion of how to protect oneself from SE attacks, etc. Please stay focused - don’t like skipping episodes but recently I just can’t get through them anymore whereas I used to savor each one.

Thank you for all the hard work that goes into these episodes. I only share the above feedback with the hope that it can help you all improve 😊

skipguru ,

Outstanding

This podcast is a must in my monthly routine every month a interesting and valuable topic is chosen with industry leaders as guest. Each episode is a mini seminar!

Old PH2 ,

Punches way above the weight class

Chris Hadnagy has been a leader in Social Engineering for over a decade. His interviews of Robin Derek, Joe Navarro, and countless subject matter experts have helped me over the years as a Security contractor. The mindset, how to perceive your surroundings, it’s all critical to success. This is info to use at work and at home, to protect those you love. I can’t recommend this podcast enough, plus Clutch...’nuff said!

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