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OSINT Due Diligence: Enhancing Business Resilience in a Geopolitical Landscape

By ShadowDragon | May 13, 2024

The need for deeper insights through due diligence is a must as modern businesses evolve with the changing landscape of compliance needs. Invisible lines are being drawn through sovereign borders and digital spaces. Russian President Vladimir Putin put into motion a conflation of state-on-state conflict and competition that is rapidly expanding on the battlefield and […]

Words Matter: Open-Source Intelligence for the Private Sector

By David Cook / April 30, 2024

The military and intelligence community are run by strict sets of doctrine, authorities, regulations, instructions, directives… the list goes on – this is not the same for the private sector. […]

Link analysis with OSINT, breach data, and intelligence in one comprehensive investigations toolkit

By ShadowDragon / April 14, 2024

In a landscape where information is power, the ability to gather, analyze, and act upon open-source intelligence (OSINT) is paramount for organizations across all sectors. Recognizing this need, we have […]

Bear Hunting: Mitigating Russian Sanctions Risk with OSINT

By David Cook / April 3, 2024

Since Russia’s invasion of Ukraine in February 2022, the multilateral Russian Elites, Proxies, and Oligarchs (REPO) Task Force has immobilized approximately $300 billion worth of Central Bank assets. Russia will […]

ShadowDragon Wins 2024 Frost & Sullivan Best Practices Award for Excellence in Global Open-Source Intelligence

By ShadowDragon / March 26, 2024

As a pioneer of open-source intelligence (OSINT) investigation tools dating back to 2009, ShadowDragon is honored by a recent award recognizing us as a transparent and reliable vendor that supports […]

ShadowDragon Enters Strategic Partnership with Collaboraite and Vestigo to Build Trust in OSINT

By ShadowDragon / March 26, 2024

Global leaders in open-source intelligence and operational security partner to foster trust in data and technology HOOVER, ALABAMA – March 4, 2024 – ShadowDragon™, a provider of ethical open-source intelligence […]

The (Un)hidden Threat: Child Grooming on Social Media

By ShadowDragon / March 25, 2024

Technative generations do not know life without the internet and even my one year old niece knows how to navigate a device. Whilst screen time can be good for learning […]

ShadowDragon Commentary: Rethinking Open-Source Intelligence for Security in Commercial Settings

By Jonathan Couch / March 25, 2024

Recently, ShadowDragon COO, Jonathan Couch, contributed an article to InfoSecurity Magazine on thepotential for open-source intelligence (OSINT) to bolster security efforts within the private sector. In thispiece, Couch reflects on […]

Five Years in OSINT: Reflections on Professional Growth in a Fast-Changing Field

By Sandy M / January 11, 2024

Have you ever heard people say, “if you know, you know; and if you don’t, you don’t”? OSINT (open-source intelligence) is kind of like that.

Stopping an Active Shooter with OSINT: How Publicly Available Information Becomes Actionable Intelligence

By Daniel Clemens / December 6, 2023

[First printed in the December 2023 edition of Security Technology] 

The Significance of AI and ML in OSINT to Human Investigators

By Nico Dekens / November 29, 2023

Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) excel in processing vast amounts of data swiftly. During open-source intelligence (OSINT) investigations, you almost always gather information in overwhelming volumes. AI algorithms […]

Unleashing the Power of Social Media Analysis Tools in Investigations

By Sandy M / November 6, 2023

[Originally on] In this fast-paced digital age, utilizing data from social media platforms has become essential for uncovering crucial information in investigations. Digital footprints left by individuals and entities on […]

ShadowDragon Becomes Platinum Sponsor of the OSINT Foundation

By Sandy M / October 18, 2023

[Original announcement from OSINT Foundation] The OSINT Foundation is pleased to announce that ShadowDragon has partnered with us as a Platinum Level Sponsor. The OSINT Foundation is the professional association for OSINT […]

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