View Single Post
Old 06-29-2011, 08:26 PM   #72
Wielder of Smart Pants
sir_pudding's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: Ventura CA
Default Re: Game of Thrones [Req.Social Advantages]

Originally Posted by combatmedic View Post
How is this a euphemism? What has it got to do with hackers?
Hackers use "social engineering" as a euphemism for talking to people using deception, con-games or just simple inquiry to get access to sensitive information; as contrasted with using computer or electronics engineering instead.
sir_pudding is offline   Reply With Quote