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CompTIA PenTest+ Study Guide by David Seidl, Mike Chapple

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Chapter 8Exploiting Physical and Social Vulnerabilities

THIS CHAPTER COVERS THE FOLLOWING COMPTIA PENTEST+ EXAM OBJECTIVES:

Domain 3: Attacks and Exploits

  • images 3.1 Compare and contrast social engineering attacks.
    • Phishing
      • Spear phishing
      • SMS phishing
      • Voice phishing
      • Whaling
    • Elicitation
      • Business email compromise
    • Interrogation
    • Impersonation
    • Shoulder surfing
    • USB key drop
    • Motivation techniques
      • Authority
      • Scarcity
      • Social proof
      • Urgency
      • Likeness
      • Fear
  • images 3.6 Summarize physical security attacks related to facilities.
    • Piggybacking/tailgating
    • Fence jumping ...

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