III-OSINT-Module 11A: Researching People Using Blogs, Forums & Similar Platforms

Demonstrates the wealth of information stored in blogs, forums & similar platforms and explains how to deploy techniques to identify people using them.
Also, this module demonstrates the connected research process, interacting with social media modules. Consequently, the PDF for this module is 100 pages.

TRAINING OBJECTIVES

Introducing a diverse selection of blogs, forums, gaming, gambling and adult platforms that shall be accessed and researched to demonstrate the investigation process.

Also, this module deploys resources and techniques covered in Modules 6 to 10 with several extended investigation processes.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

The trainee will know of a wide selection of blogs, forums, gaming, gambling and adult platforms and will have the capability to process them and other resources covered in previous modules to deploy a wide ranging investigation.

PUBLIC/PRIVATE SECTOR DIFFERENTIATION

Module 11 Part A does differentiate but only in the Live Online Training, where investigation opportunites that are available only to Law Enforcement officers are introduced.

MODULE CONTENTS

MATTERS TO INVESTIGATE

BLOGS & BLOGGING RESOURCES

A BLOG RESEARCH EXAMPLE

ADDITIONAL ENQUIRIES

FORUMS & MESSAGE BOARDS

TRIP ADVISOR

SEARCH THE SCREEN / VANITY NAME

LINKED ACCOUNTS

SEARCH THE NAME & LOCATION

OFFICIAL ACCOUNTS

TRAVEL & SPORT FORUMS

Searches of the Account / Vanity Name

Searching within a Forum

Links to other Resources from Posts

Identifying Key Information

Official Accounts

Real World v Online World

ONLINE GAMBLING & GAMING RESOURCES

GAMING RESOURCES

GAMBLING RESOUCES

PAID ONLINE PEOPLE SEARCH SITES

Additional Enquiries

CHATROOMS

OTHER RESOURCES TO INVESTIGATE

ONLINE THREATS

 

All Parts of Module 11
CPD Credits: 4.6 Hours
Duration:

Preparation (PDF): 02:00

Live Online Training: 02:00

Module Assessment: 00:40

CPD Certificate: