Building a Keyword Monitoring Pipeline with Python, Pastebin and Searx

Having an early warning system is an incredibly useful tool in the OSINT world. Being able to monitor search engines and other sites for keywords, IP addresses, document names, or email addresses is extremely useful. This can tell you if an adversary, competitor or a friendly ally is talking about you online.  In this blog […]

Vacuuming Image Metadata from The Wayback Machine

Not long ago I was intrigued by the Oct282011.com Internet mystery (if you haven’t heard of it check out this podcast). Friends of the Hunchly mailing list and myself embarked on a brief journey to see if we could root out any additional clues or, of course, solve the mystery. One of the major sources […]

Wixful Thinking: Mining Hidden Wix Web Pages

Wix is a popular free website hosting platform, that has 73 million users across 180 countries (stats from Wix themselves). Recently while working on an investigation, I was spending time hunting around a website that is hosted on Wix and I discovered an interesting anomaly. Wix has a WYSIWYG editor that allows you to build your […]