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Social Engineering? What Is Dumpster Diving

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What is social engineering? What is dumpster diving?
1. Social engineering is someone who uses social skills to get computer users to provide information that allows a hacker to access an information system or its data.
Dumpster diving is when someone goes through the trash of an organization to find secret or confidential information, including information needed to access an information system or its data

Give two reasons that smartphones are such a ripe target for hackers.
2. Smartphones are a ripe target for hackers for several reasons, one is that smartphones have limited security and antimalware protection. Second malware creators can access email and contact lists, monitor personal communications, and capture vital data such as

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