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Uno Dos of Trace: Social Engineering

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Why do spam messages seem so relentless? This episodes seeks to answer that question based on social engineering. It seems humans are easier to hack than computers. Part of the "Uno Dos of Trace" series.

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Runtime: 24 minutes 51 seconds

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Episode 3
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7 minutes 27 seconds
Grade Level: 11 - 12