Chapter 10. Physical Security and Social Engineering
This chapter covers the following topics:
Physical Security: Much of this book has addressed attacks against logical security, but physical security is just as important. Penetration testing against physical targets is a common testing component.
Social Engineering: Most of the biggest attacks that have occurred over the past 10 to 15 years have been either physical/social or logical/social components. Social engineering is a common attack vector.
This chapter differs from previous chapters ...