In this article, we are telling you about the open source intelligence tools in kali linux. You can also call them Osint tools. What are the open source intelligence tools, why are they used, it is being told to you here.
Like you have been told about tools like phoneinfoga and phonia in earlier articles, similarly this open source intelligence tools are also used for information gathering.
You can also do all this by using osmedeus and spiderfoot, but as you have been told, by collecting complete information you can filter it using open source intelligence tools.
Note – This article is only for educational purpose. Don’t miss use your knowledge and skills.
What is OSINT Tools ?
Before using OSINT tools, you should know what Open Source Intelligence tools are and why they are used as you have been told, they are used to collect information.
Here comes the question, what kind of open source intelligence tools are used to collect information, let’s know about it in detail here, they are used to collect information of a number, a person, a domain.
Just like you have to find some kind of account of a user, in such a way open source intelligence tools are used as you have been told in the earlier article but here you can find someone’s information from a particular platform.
Just like if you have to collect the information of a domain or an email account through google, in this way you can filter and use OSINT tools, this open source intelligence tools are also used for scrapping emails.
Open Source Intelligence tools
Here we are telling you about three Open Source Intelligence Tools practically all these tools you find on the website of github, it is being told to you for educational purpose.
There are many other types of Open Source Intelligence Tools but it is not possible to tell all about them in one article, here we are telling you using some famous OSINT Tools.
First of all, you are being told about the Snoop tool, first of all you have to download and install this tool, in this way you can install this tool. git clone https://github.com/snoopwpf/snoopwpf
This is the first tool from the list of Open Source Intelligence Tools. After installing the tool in this way, you can use it as you can see in the image, in this way you can check the help of this tool.
You can see here using all the commands like we have used the username here, here this tool provides you by finding your target accounts as you can see in the image.
You can also see using twint tool, twint tool comes in the list of twitter open source intelligence tools, that tool helps you a lot in collecting information on twitter accounts.
You can also use the harvester OSINT tool, first of all you have to download and install this tool as you can see in the image. git clone https://github.com/laramies/theHarvester
As you can see in the image, we have got some errors here, in such a way you also get many errors, in such a way, if you also get such errors, then solve them yourself as much as you can.
We have seen comments in many such videos and articles. How to solve PIP command not found error. It is all the basics, if you know the basics, you can solve any errors in this way.
After this tool is installed, something opens in front of you in such a way that you can see the help in the image, you have been told everything here, how you can use these commands.
As you can see in the image, in this way you can collect the information of a domain if you want to visit us, in this way we would say that harvester tool is one of the best open source intelligence tools.
Here if you use this tool properly with api keys, this tool can be very useful for you, as you can see in the image, this tool also removes the information of emails from you.
Similarly, if you want to use this tool in email scrapping, you can still do it like you can see in the image, here some tools require api keys, you can also use api keys.
Here, if you want, you can try to save the collected information in a file as well, as you can see in the image, you can find it in the file tool’s folder itself.
You can also use osrframework in this way, this tool is the last tool out of our Open Source Intelligence Tools that you are being told about, first of all you have to download and install this tool. git clone https://github.com/i3visio/osrframework
After this Open Source Intelligence Tool is installed, you can use it in this way, by running this tool, you can check help, in this tool you get many types of features as you can see in the image.
In this way, you can collect information by using this tool, as you can see in the image, you can gather information here according to your requirement, this tool can be very useful for you.
This tool gives you something by collecting information of the target in such a way, you have been given an example to understand all this, but when you use it in reality, do not stop it in such a way, here we have stopped the attack.
Similarly, you can also select the information of some kind of email account, as you can see in the image, all the options have been shown in front of you on the wrong arguments, here you can also see the help manually.
We have told you to use all Open Source Intelligence Tools with errors because you will learn to solve the errors in the same way as you get the errors.
I hope now you can understand about this Open Source Intelligence Tools and at the same time you must have liked all these OSINT Tools as well, there are many types of Open Source Intelligence Tools.
We have told you here about three Open Source Intelligence Tools practically, if you want to learn more about Open Source Intelligence Tools then you can learn from github’s website
You will get such a lot of unique OSINT tools that not everyone knows about and are also very useful, so the more knowledge you have, the better it is for you.
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