Social Engineering as a Threat to Societies

Justin Sherman, Ethical Tech's co-founder and Vice President, co-wrote for The Strategy Bridge about large-scale social engineering enabled through online platforms and mass data collection.

Social engineering is a threat to political stability and free, independent discourse. The subtle advertising techniques currently used on social media platforms raise enough ethical questions as is—however, political manipulation and the spread of mis- and disinformation greatly amplifies existing ethical problems.

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