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The Social Engineer Toolkit

Humans are often the weakest link in the security chain. The Social Engineer Toolkit is a suite of apps that will send spearfishing attacks, spoof SMS messages, and mask malware as media files.


By Dan Patterson

Dan is a writer, reporter, and producer. He is currently a reporter for at CBS News and was previously a Senior Writer for TechRepublic.