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Revolutionizing border security: harnessing the power of AI and OSINT

In an increasingly interconnected world, the challenges associated with border security have grown more intricate. The need to facilitate…

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OSINT news roundup: army intel, a spy scandal and mapping the war zone

Stay up to date with the latest OSINT news from around the world

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What is managed attribution, and how does it improve online investigation?

While many OSINT researchers recognize the need to avoid tipping off their targets, they're still fuzzy on the specifics of managed…

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19 tips on AI for OSINT research

If you’re looking for guidance and tools to improve your use of AI in open-source intelligence investigations, look no further! This is a…

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OSINT news roundup: Prigozhin’s plane, human rights and private sector intel

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Third-party application access: simplified with zero-trust web isolation

Third-party application access is a major IT challenge for enterprises relying on contractors, agency partners, suppliers and others while…

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ChatGPT for OSINT: tips, precautions and ethical considerations

Using ChatGPT for OSINT can be a powerful tool — but this and other generative AI require continuous education and training to be utilized…

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OSINT news roundup: AI, nuclear security and open-source barriers

Stay up to date with the latest OSINT news from around the world

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Is Tor really private? What OSINT researchers need to know about encryption on the dark web

For a long time, analysts and security professionals have relied on The Onion Router (Tor) for anonymity and privacy when conducting OSINT…

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The Dark Web

Online research seeks to leave no stone unturned. Yet many researchers are hesitant — or not allowed — to explore the dark web. Our series explores the basics of the dark web and how to safely leverage it for a range of investigations in a way that protects researchers and their organizations. 

Understanding the dark web and how it can aid your investigation

3 things to consider before you start your dark web investigation

Essential tools for improving surface and dark web research

Best practices for creating a dark web access policy

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