How to Fetch Username and Password by Social Engineering Technologies?

Security Researcher Ankit Sharma,from God of hackers group(GOH) presented a video tutorial which explains how to do social engineering attacks using Backtrack.

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Social engineering is commonly understood to mean the art of manipulating people into performing actions or divulging confidential information. While it is similar to a confidence trick or simple fraud, the term typically applies to trickery or deception for the purpose of information gathering, fraud, or computer system access; in most cases the attacker never comes face-to-face with the victims.

“Social engineering” as an act of psychological manipulation was popularized by hacker-turned-consultant Kevin Mitnick. The term had previously been associated with the social sciences, but its usage has caught on among computer professionals.