How to change security behaviour

Social Engineering (Gamified)

In this game-based course, you will learn what social engineering is and what is important to know about it. After an introduction, you will learn in a game challenge how to recognize and ward off social engineering attacks.


Language: German, English, French, Italian
Duration: 15-20 minutes
Format: SCORM or via our Learning Center
Customizable to the company: Yes, for example, guidelines, terms, colors, font, logo, contact data and linked documents.

Learning goals:

• You will know the risks of social engineering and will be able to list them
• You will understand how a social engineer works and will be able to describe it
• You will know the process of a social engineering attack and will be able to explain it
• You will be able to apply the measures to protect against social engineering

Learning content:

• Introduction and Instructions
• Meet our Social Engineer Guy Fawkes
• Level 1: Gather intelligence and Quiz
• Level 2: Send an e-mail and Quiz
• Level 3: Make a phone call and Quiz
• Level 4: Meet in person and Quiz
• Level 5: Deliver a package and Quiz
• Level 6: Reap the rewards and Quiz
• Conclusion and total game score

Number of lessons:


Target group:

All employees in your company, especially if they are in contact with sensitive data such as finance, HR or management data.

Additional documents:

Information sheet, animated film, poster, e-mail and intranet information.

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