Exploit Notes

Person Investigation

Last modified: 2023-02-19

OSINT Reconnaissance

Accounts in Social Media & Other Platforms

The target person may use some social media. So first check if the account exists in each platform.

  • Facebook
  • Instagram
  • Reddit
  • Twitter
  • YoutTube

Also he/she may use other platforms as follow.

  • GitHub

Google Dorking

Assume the target person named John Smith.

<social_media> john smith
<social_media> jsmith

IOSINT (Image OSINT) for Account Pictures

If the person sets the picture as user profile or posts, we can investigate the information about the image using IOSINT.

Older Account Pages

Using WayBackMachine, we can gather older information about the target person in each platform.

In WayBackMachine, search the following URLs.

# Reddit

# Twitter

Tools by HDKS


Automatic web fuzzer.


Auto reconnaissance CLI.

Hash Cracker

Hash identifier.