Before I move on to Part 3 of my Street OSINT series (Part 1 and Part 2 ) I want to focus on something else first. Something that I have come across a lot during geolocation was advertising boards and tracking down business phone numbers. One big find when geolocating…

Part 1 was all about visual identifiers on a road in Japan, in this article I would like to focus on traffic street signs and provide a small guide on reading them. I will look at national expressway signs, national highways signs and prefectural road signs.

STREET SIGNS

Street signs…

‘OSINT in Japan’ will be a blog series focused on visual identifiers specific to Japan and resources used primarily to aid investigations/research in this country. Geoguessr has made it possible for me to structure my findings and motivate me to learn as much as I could about geolocation in Japan.

Unconventional ways to verify people and locations.

There is a mountain of ways to verify information online. Some are part of our regular checklists we go through while others are less obvious to us and come in to play much later into our investigations. Finding information directly from the public…

Want to start tidying up your Google account and don’t know where to start? Do you have multiple Google accounts and not sure what each one stores on you? I wanted to create a guide pinpointing areas in Google Accounts related to privacy and security. These options are important to…

Why are we writing about Airbnb?

As InfoSec professionals, we are always on the move, travelling to training, conventions, and speaking engagements. Sometimes professional events require an overnight stay and for this, Airbnb is a cheap and tempting option. Focusing on the cozy amenities in a home-away-from-home can sometimes cause…

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