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Examination of a “Drive-by-Download” Many Security Professionals Get this Wrong – It’s a type of Social Engineering

Basic Definition: Drive-by downloads are a type of social engineering which happens when visiting a website and you are prompted for a download without initiating it, when viewing an e-mail message with software that allows javascript to run, by clicking on a deceptive pop-up window that prompts you to install the latest version of flash and… Read More »

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