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Re: Social Engineering Formal Methodology
From: Will Wilkinson <Will () lancre net>
Date: Fri, 8 Mar 2002 02:16:05 +0000

In message <20020307080844.49098.qmail () web20802 mail yahoo com>, Ilici Ramirez <ilici_ramirez () yahoo com> writes

Hi,

There are many resources available on the web about
Social Engineering (including NLP - my new hobby) -
you can find them on google very quickly. But most of
them contain "what is SE", some examples and
references to other sites with the same stuff.

Anyway ,as far as my research has gone I could not
find any paper on A FORMAL METHODOLOGY for conducting
Social Engineering Assessments.

In any audit if you do not follow a methodology you
cannot guarantee for quality of the work.

So, could anybody give us an advice?

Best Regards,
Ilici R
It is covered in the Open Source Security Testing Methodology Manual <http://ideahamster.org/osstmm-description.htm>.

HTH

Will
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