"pretexting." YourDictionary, n.d. Web. 15 October 2018. <http://www.yourdictionary.com/pretexting>.
pretexting. (n.d.). Retrieved October 15th, 2018, from http://www.yourdictionary.com/pretexting
A means of social engineering in which a person gains unauthorized access to information under false pretenses, perhaps by pretending to be a person authorized to have such access.
Pretending to be someone else in order to obtain information, typically over the phone. See social engineering.
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