“Maltego, is an open source intelligence and forensics application. It allows for the mining and gathering of information as well as the representation of this information in a meaningful way. Coupled with its graphing libraries, Maltego, allows you to identify key relationships between information and identify previously unknown relationships between them. It is a must-have tool in the forensics.security and intelligence fields!”
What is Maltego?
Maltego is an information gathering tool that allows you to visually see relationships. Maltego allows you to enumerate network and domain information like:
Maltego also allows you to enumerate People information like:
*Email addresses associated with a person’s name
*Web sites associated with a person’s name
*Phone numbers associated with a person’s name
*Social groups that are associated with a person’s name
*Companies and organizations associated with a person’s name
Maltego also allows you to:
*Do simple verification of email addresses
*Search blogs for tags and phrases
*Identify incoming links for websites
*Extract metadata from files from target domains
What can Maltego do for you?
Maltego can be used for the information gathering phase of all security related work. It will save you time and will allow you to work more accurately and smarter. Maltego aids you in your thinking process by visually demonstrating interconnected links between searched items.
Maltego provide you with a much more powerful search, giving you smarter results. If access to “hidden” information determines your success, Maltego can help you discover it.