Whether to support and enhance traditional background checks, investigations or enquiries, staff recruitment pre-employment checks, employment professional standards investigations, due diligence on prospective business partners or as part of routine security assessments on relevant entities, Open-Source Intelligence (OSINT) is an invaluable and cost-effective tool to support any modern investigation or enquiry.
At Securitatem Consultancy, we have invested heavily in ensuring we have the right skills, knowledge, and experience to maximise the value added by extensive OSINT usage.
Our leadership and staff include former leaders of the UKs National Crime Agencies, National Cyber Crime Unit, including ex-government OSINT experts.
Our investigators are highly skilled OSINT experts, and provide extensive training worldwide on how to ethically exploit publicly available data from diverse sources, including:
- Internet, including forums, blogs, social networking sites, video-sharing sites, wikis, Whois records of registered domain names, metadata, digital files, dark web resources, geolocation data, IP addresses, and search engines
- Photographs and videos including metadata
- Traditional mass media e.g. television, radio, newspapers, and magazines
Coupled with traditional investigative interview skills whether required for employment or other investigative needs Securitatem’s staff offer unrivalled capabilities in any search for the truth.