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DeepSec2018 Talk: Manipulating Human Memory for Fun and Profit – Stefan Schumacher

Published on October 31, 2018 By sanna

Manipulating the Human Memory for Fun and Profit, or: Why you’ve never met Bugs Bunny in DisneyLand Hacking is not limited to technical things — like using a coffee machine to cook a soup — but also makes use of social engineering. Social engineering is the (mis)use of human behaviour like fixed action patterns, reciprocity […]

DeepSec 2013 Video: Psychology of Security – a Research Programme

Published on January 13, 2014 By René Pfeiffer

The DeepSec 2013 keynote presentation featured the cultural background of China in order to better understand the news about impending „cyber doom“. The past year has shown that you need a lot more than hands-on information security if you want to make sense of incidents. Next to history and culture there is psychology. In his […]

DeepSec 2013 Talk: Psychology of Security – a Research Programme

Published on October 23, 2013 By René Pfeiffer

Have you ever considered the impact of the human mind on information security? Since our brain also deals with information,it should be an integral part of defence. Let’s take a look at psychology:  At DeepSec 2013 Stefan Schumacher will give you an introduction into the psychology of security and why we need to improve scientific […]