Advanced SociaLinks & Maltego OSINT Training in Germany
Set up your preferred date with us.Unlock the full potential of SocialLinks transforms for Maltego Classic
A maximum of four participants per workshop!
Minimum number: two participants!
Small Group - Flexible Dates - Intensive workshop - Duration: One Day
With this proposal, we offer you a flexible choice of dates for your workshop! If you register at least two participants, we will arrange your preferred date with you.
If you only need one seat, we will be happy to put you on our waiting list. We will contact you with appointment suggestions if we have enough participants for a workshop in Brüggen (Germany).
Working in a small group is ideal for this complex topic and we can address your needs very well.
Internet searches and investigations are becoming increasingly complex. With the right tools and workflows, however, these current challenges and future requirements can be mastered.
Maltego is the software solution for OSINT research, threat intelligence gathering and link analysis.
SocialLinks is one of the best collection of transforms for OSINT and SOCMINT research with Maltego.
During the one-day course, participants will discover the entire SocialLinks system and learn how to use the transforms correctly to get the most out of them.
This one-day seminar takes place in our office in Brüggen (Germany) in small groups up to max. four participants with their own notebook.
For the duration of the seminar, we provide Internet access (fiber) as Wi-Fi / LAN.
Anyone who provides professional cyber investigations or Internet searches today needs, in addition to mastering the basics of the Internet, useful tools and processes and solid knowledge in the application of these techniques.
One of the most well-known tools for OSINT research is Maltego. The software is an interactive data mining tool that creates directed graphs for link analysis. Maltego needs transformsthat then connect the entities to the data source. One of the best providers of OSINT & SOCMINT transformations is SocialLinks. With more than 600 transformations, the developer covers many areas.
Whether it’s investigations into Facebook profiles, social media searches for Twitter users, company information, leak database queries, transformations to cryptocurrencies, and daily application best practices: During the seminar day, participants receive a detailed insight into the versatile uses of SocialLinks with Maltego. In addition, there are documents to all transformations of SocialLinks and their use.
This one-day training gives the participants the necessary knowledge to unlock the full potential of SocialLinks. From understanding the underlying technologies to exploiting the full spectrum of Maltego’s analytical capabilities with SocialLinks.
Prerequisites for SocialLinks / Maltego training
- Personal notebook (and mouse!) configured with the following software:
- Google Chrome (latest version)
- Firefox (latest version)
- Microsoft Office or equivalent software (Open Office)
- Maltego XL/Classic
- You are proficient in Maltego or have already participated in one of our Maltego training.
- You have basic technical knowledge in the field of OSINT and networks.
- Basic knowledge of information technology and the use of IT tools.
- An advanced understanding of the background to Internet services (such as HTTP, DNS) is helpful. Also a solid basic knowledge about “search engines” (“Google Hacking” / “Google Dorks”) and basic IT security principles (port scanning etc.).
- For newcomers to the topic OSINT it is recommended to have attended one of our workshops on Internet investigations before.
You are able to confidently use Maltego to identify hidden relationships between people, organizations and websites. You can professionally analyze and document website infrastructures as well. You can analyze and document the infrastructure of websites just as professionally.
You are familiar with the principle of transformations (client – server principal).
You can perform Facebook and Twitter analytics with SocialLinks.
You know the (start) transformations of SocialLinks and can use them safely for your specific use case.
You are able to get worldwide company information with SocialLinks and can create meaningful charts.
You know the transformations built into SocialLinks (see seminar content) and can use them securely for profiling people and companies.
Seminar Content - Agenda
- Welcome & Introduction 09.00
- Setup Check
- Installation Software & Transforms
- Best Practises: Settings
- How to use SocialLinks - SOCMINT/OSINT (I) 09.30
Introduction to SocialLinks and Open Source Intelligence (OSINT)
Principle Transformations - Client/Server
- What is happening here?
- What other API keys do you need for SocialLinks?
Overview Transforms in SL
- visible / invisible transformations
- Start entities as a starting point
- What results are to be expected?
- Start transformations
- Read and understand log files
- How to use SocialLinks - SOCMINT/OSINT (II) 13:00
Investigations & research with SocialLinks in:
- Websites / Domains
- IP4 addresses
- Email addresses
- Company information
- Google Search
and some other topics :-)
End of the seminar at ~ 5 p.m.
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One Day Seminar: SocialLinks Basics
Price per participant
Here you will find free dates for your SocialLinks / Maltego Training:
Jörn Weber is an investigator and managing director of corma GmbH. Prior to joining corma, he worked as a police officer in NRW for almost 20 years and left the service as Kriminalhauptkommissar (Detective Chief Inspector).
With his team, he has been supporting corporate security departments and brand protection teams of international clients in the successful execution of their investigations for many years now.
The daily use of Maltego and various transforms ensures practical relevance in the seminar.
corma GmbH — Your partner for the Investigation of White-Collar Crime.
Since 1999, corma GmbH has been at the side of its customers worldwide in detecting economic crimes. With innovative analytical investigative methods, the company helps to stop losses, identify perpetrators and identify vulnerabilities.
Outside of Maltego training, corma offers training on iBase, Analyst’s Notebook, and Internet Investigations.
In our workshops, you will be involved with your individual expectations for the training and your respective projects.
Flexible use of media
To get the attention you need, we work with easy-to-understand mind-maps/MindManager presentations, live samples with Maltego and CaseFile. Flip chart and pin boards are used as well.
We work with Maltego & SocialLinks every day and accordingly we will show you interesting live examples from practice. Cases of the participants can be addressed in the group and solutions can be worked out.
Tips and Seminar Materials
In addition to using and using Maltego / SocialLinks, you will learn about other useful OSINT tools and research sources. You will receive valuable tips and tricks that actively support you in your daily work. Detailed, seminar-accompanying documents and mind maps serve as a comprehensive reference book for your own projects with Maltego.
Services and Costs
• EUR 600 (plus VAT)
Upon receipt of your registration, you will receive a registration confirmation and an invoice. The invoice is payable immediately upon receipt.
The price includes lunch snack and various MindSnacks. In addition to “handmade” coffee from our favorite roastery [cappuccino, espresso, espresso macchiato], there are also various teas and mineral water.
A commercial trial license for Maltego Classic/XL and SocialLinks is also included. This can be used during the course and for about 2 weeks afterwards.
You will also receive detailed digital seminar documents:
- You will receive the mind-maps as HTML5 version, as well as online available information such as reference sheets, bookmarks, and online resources.
Costs for arrival and accommodation are to be paid by yourself if required and are not included in the seminar price.
Up to 15 days before the event you can cancel your registration free of charge in writing and receive your paid participant fee back. Of course, it is possible to represent the registered participant.
From the 14th day before the event, we charge the entire participant fee.
In the event of a participant’s prevention, you are entitled to provide a substitute participant at any time. The registration of a replacement participant does not incur any costs.
In the event of cancellation of the events by corma GmbH due to uninfluenced reasons or force majeure or due to an insufficient number of participants (less than 50%), the full participation fee will be refunded. Further claims are excluded.
For optimal learning success, the number of participants is limited to a maximum of four people.
1st seminar day: 09:00 – 17:00
Required work equipment
In the seminar room (except notebooks/PC) all the work equipment you need is available free of charge.
The training room is equipped with:
- with free Wi-Fi / LAN access for all participants
- with a beamer and a printer
- with flipcharts
- pens and blocks are also available for you.
Basically, you need your own notebook. Please don’t forget the mouse!
Free parking is available at the training site. With the registration, you will receive further information for the travel.
Certificate of participation
All participants receive a personal certificate of participation from corma GmbH. The certificate is signed by the trainer.
Registration form as PDF
The registration documents for this seminar you will receive from us by e-mail, please requesthere .
Appointment & Location
One day SocialLinks & Maltego Seminar in Germany (Brüggen)
Please request your preferred date!
At least two participants - max. four participants