Recon Methods Part 4 – Automated OSINT

 (paid In the first three parts of this series, we learned about manual methods for gathering intelligence about a target company, their external hosts, and their employees manually through a myriad of services. Now, we will cover different ways of automating the...

Recon Methods Part 3 – OSINT Employee Discovery

In the first part of this series, we explored options we typically use to discover domain names, subdomains, available services on those hosts, historical data on the target, and indicators of security and software suites in use. We will turn our focus now to employee...

Recon Methods Part 1 – OSINT Host Discovery

During an external assessment (be it a penetration test or red team), we here at Red Siege begin by investigating the target as completely as possible before accessing the target’s external assets. During this series of articles, we will demonstrate different...

Open Source Intelligence Through Messaging Apps

During red team engagements, we try to gather information about our targets as quietly as possible. One piece of information that can be difficult to find is employee cell phone numbers. While researching a different subject, I stumbled across a way to correlate cell...