After an anonymous tip off from a reader I investigated two IP addresses seemingly associated with the Russian darknet market Hydra. What happened next might surprise you…
In this quasi-investigative piece I explore various layers of Iranian digital ecosystems, providing a good deal of resources for starting open source enquiries into Iran.
A step by step guide to investigating scam text messages, phishing URL links and dodgy websites. I investigate a real Revenue Online Services scam that hit users in Ireland several days ago.
A New Year guide to methods of verifying news, images and videos from conflict zones. To illustrate these methods I am referring to a very recent example of a terrorist attack on a naval base and an airport in Kenya.
In this piece I delve into the public records and open sources of intelligence to uncover detailed information about Cat@Net, a company behind the most recent political scandal in Poland.