Simulated phishing tests are email based social engineering exercises, mirroring sophisticated real-world phishing attempts. At BH Consulting we construct a targeted campaign and send emails to your staff to test their response to typical phishing scams.
Social engineering is the use of communication methods such as telephone or email to deceive individuals into divulging confidential or personal data for fraudulent purposes. This type of attack typically tries to entice your employees into taking actions that undermine the security of information systems or disclose data. There are many different forms of social engineering used by attackers today such as; phishing, vishing, smishing, invoice redirection or physical compromise.
These types of exercise will determine if: