Open Source Intelligence (OSINT) for Hackers

By: by
  Lee McWhorter, CTO of Covered 6 and
  Sandra Stibbards, Owner of Camelot Investigations


The Open Source Intelligence (OSINT) for Hackers workshop, as part of the Red Team Village, provides extensive information and hands on lessons relating to surface and deep web searching along with advanced online search techniques & strategies, online privacy / anonymity tools, counterintelligence techniques used by the criminal element, search techniques of blogs and social networks including social media monitoring, utilize database systems, methods to obtain historical website pages, develop previous domain & website details that no longer exist, geolocating, reverse imaging, transfer of large files, screenshot capabilities, and much more all focused on helping Hackers related to threat hunting, red teaming and information gathering.

  • New Generally Applicable OSINT Techniques
  • Mindset - We know it is cliche, but true: Thinking Outside the Box
  • Instructors will guide students in hands-on thought exercises designed to broaden their mindset in performing OSINT and provide useful techniques.
  • Advanced Search Operators
  • Instructors will lead students in numerous demonstrations designed to teach advanced search techniques applicable to most search systems.
  • Other New Techniques and Tools
  • Instructors will discuss and demonstration additional new OSINT tools and techniques.

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