PODCAST – EP1: The dangers of social engineering

PODCAST – EP1: The dangers of social engineering


The COVID-19 Pandemic has changed the nature of crime. With more and more people staying at home and having to resort to online shopping, cybercrime has experienced a meteoric rise. In the sphere of online scams, social engineering is the umbrella term coined to describe the various tactics used by cyber criminals. As JASON Institute’s first podcast episode, Bérénice Cabanne interviewed Dr. Tommy van Steen, Assistant Professor Cybersecurity Governance from Leiden University.

Tune in to this podcast to know more about the ‘what’ and the ‘how’ of social engineering and how to stay safe on the internet!