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One of the reasons why many investigators enjoy working with Maltego is the ability to easily connect data and functionalities from diverse sources. As a Maltego user, one can browse, discover and access all sorts of integrations via the Transform Hub. We are excited to announce that select data partners like Farsight and are offering free-tier access on the Transform Hub. What does that mean for you? In order to make it as easy as possible for you test the data offered by our partners for your investigations, you can now access a limited amount of Transforms for FarSight DNSDB or Dataprovider.
Footprinting is a vital first step part of any reconnaissance phase, in which one gathers information about a network, system or application with the aim to narrow down the areas and techniques of attack. In this post, we show you how Maltego can help you structure and speed up the footprinting process by automating many of the involved steps in a single sweep. How can Maltego help? In a nutshell, Maltego can save you significant time spent on information gathering, processing and visualizing and lets you focus on the pattern recognition and explorative parts of your reconnaissance.
Cyberbullying is a constantly growing problem in our society today. According to Ipsos, one in three parents worldwide know a child in their community that has been a victim of cyberbullying. While awareness of cyberbullying and its effects is growing globally, measures still need to be taken to combat cyberbullying and harassment and teach vigilance to current and future generations! To achieve this, a group of people in Italy created Zanshin Tech in 2014.
October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month, created as a collaborative effort between the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and The National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA). Its main aim is to raise awareness on the importance of cybersecurity, cyber hygiene and safeguarding one’s digital profile. We used this occasion to gather some best practices and universal recommendations for cyber-hygiene: Avoid using the same password on multiple sites, use a password manager.
Maltego Community Edition (CE) is the free and non-commercial version of the Maltego Desktop Client, offering the quickest way to get started with Maltego. While the CE edition is limited in its capabilities, it can help users carry out OSINT and graphical link analyses. In this quick beginners’ guide, we show you how to set up your CE. Downloading Maltego You can download Maltego CE here. Alternatively, if you are using any of the following GNU/Linux distributions, Maltego CE comes pre-installed:
We live in a world full of data. The challenge is to turn single data points into relevant knowledge. At Maltego, we build on the experience that the human capability of pattern recognition still exceeds the cognitive capacities of machines. Therefore, it is our mission to provide digital tools that empower investigators to focus on their strength: To spot relationships that seem invisible to others, to keep digging when there seems to be a dead end, and to find the needle in the haystack that is the key to solving a case.
Maltego FAQ
28 August 2019
These FAQ are both for Maltego novices as well as experienced users. Find answers to the most frequent questions about Maltego – both in regard to the tool as well as to our recent organizational developments. If you don’t find the answer to your question below, please, do not hesitate to reach out to us. FAQ Overview FAQ 1: What is Maltego? FAQ 2: Who uses Maltego? FAQ 3: What is Paterva?
Welcome to Maltego
28 August 2019
Dear Maltego Community, We are excited to welcome you to Maltego’s homepage! As of today, this page serves as your number one destination to get Maltego and to learn about new features, product updates, and company news. What you probably noticed is the new look and feel of our website. Having a new visual interface is often a signal for big changes and upheavals. Indeed, a lot has happened since Maltego Technologies has taken responsibility for the customer-facing operations for all Maltego products from Paterva and we opened our new headquarters in Munich, Germany (…btw, we are hiring!