Social Engineering has been on the front burner of security issues for a while. It has been discussed extensively by industry experts. Yet, not many fully realize the potential danger it poses and how very dangerous it can be.
For hackers, Social Engineering is probably the easiest most efficient way for cracking security protocols. The rise of the internet gave us very powerful capabilities by interconnecting devices without the barrier of distance. Giving us advancement in communication and interconnection, this, however, introduced loopholes leading to a breach of personal information and privacy.