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McAfee Takes Belize: Social Engineering Lesson
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1/21/2013 | 3:00:22 AM
re: McAfee Takes Belize: Social Engineering Lesson
You have to admit it is a very interesting way to gain access to top accounts. Who doesnGt want a new computer, and who is going to question the that they are not secured after setting their systems up? Is McAfee doing all this because he is angry with the Belize government or does he have a valid beef here with the corruption that is occurring?

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Melanie Rodier
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1/23/2013 | 3:36:37 PM
re: McAfee Takes Belize: Social Engineering Lesson
I suspect that here in the U.S people (especially government workers) would probably be a little more reticent to accept a free laptop given security concerns. But most people would probably completely let their guard down if offered a "brand new" iPad...


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