In my previous blog I discussed Port Scanning. In this blog I would like to discuss another method used to protect servers from attackers using Network Honeypots. A Honeypot is a sweet looking server, at least it’s intended to look sweet to the attacker, similar to how bears view honey. Honeypot is an additional security protection that can be used alongside a firewall this will help to protect your network from hackers.
HR teams spend weeks posting vacancies, talking to recruiters, screening through applications, calling for and scheduling interviews. (Trust them when they say hiring is not easy.
After the initial screening is done and a few potential candidates are shortlisted, the next thing to tick off is the background checks. Companies usually refer to ex-employers and referees for validation. Most often than not we tend to look them up on LinkedIn to verify their corporate information