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Understanding OSINT and The Power of Public Records

One of the most important tools for private investigators in the digital age is the presence of easily accessible public records. Although not much has changed regarding what information is available publicly, what has changed is that what used to require countless hours of sifting through paper a few decades ago can now be accessed with just a few clicks, as almost everything is available digitally.

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10 Modern Tips to Protect Your Privacy

Privacy is becoming increasingly precious these days. It is now often too easy to look up someone and have access to their important data just by using certain websites. Some companies even claim that they?ve got access to your income, address, family, phone number and more for a fee. Though it is true that not everyone who wants your details are bad guys, is that something you?d want to risk?

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Worst Passwords List for 2015

Another year has passed and a lot of you may be into the annual password-changing trend – that?s when people change their passwords yearly to make it ?more secure?; but does that really work? Not if you?re using the worst passwords there is!

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Social Media Investigations: 5 Must Know Tools

Any investigator worth his salt these days knows that harnessing the power of the social web is a must. With so much information being shared by people via their social media accounts, the amount of data you can harness just by knowing what tools to use is impossible to ignore ? and you shouldn?t be oblivious to it!