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Racial or other rants, our reputation exposed.

The recent racial rant by an official of the Bedfordview licensing department reported in the media made me think. Read the full article. During my presentations on Cyber Security and Privacy, I repeatedly emphasize that the world wide web does not forget. While there remains a perception that for example, social media posts may be…

OSINT versus online Forensics
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OSINT versus online Forensics

Much has been discussed and written about online evidence and undoubtedly, more will follow. While this article will add to this running debate, the intention is to provide an overview to the online investigator to evaluate their own position for the ultimate goal of the utilisation of their “evidence” albeit in OSINT or forensically.

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Joining and passwords

We have had some questions about joining this site and the requirement to have passwords for this site and the training site. The OSINT-i1 site is hosted on our servers and the training is hosted on thinkific’s servers. The reason we require login to the OSINT-i1 site is that the tools are here to assist our members…

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OSINT Mini is live

OSINT Mini your open source investigation, intelligence and research free short course is now live and can be accessed OSINT Mini Also, join this website for additional support for your OSINT activities with tools and the members forum.

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OSINT regarding water abuse

Cape Town South Africa has been in the midst of a serious drought which is so serious, recently the authorities increased the water restriction to level 6b. Attached is an OSINT report relating to suspected water abuse by the owners /caretakers of one residential home. The purpose of this OSINT exercise is to demonstrate its…