Published on January 25th, 2011 | by NJ Ouchn0
Maltego version 3.0.3 Released
Maltego is a unique platform developed to deliver a clear threat picture to the environment that an organization owns and operates. Maltego’s unique advantage is to demonstrate the complexity and severity of single points of failure as well as trust relationships that exist currently within the scope of your infrastructure.The unique perspective that Maltego offers to both network and resource based entities is the aggregation of information posted all over the internet – whether it’s the current configuration of a router poised on the edge of your network or the current whereabouts of your Vice President on his international visits, Maltego can locate, aggregate and visualize this information. “
- Maltego can be used for the information gathering phase of all security related work. It will save you time and will allow you to work more accurately and smarter.
- Maltego aids you in your thinking process by visually demonstrating interconnected links between searched items.
- Maltego provide you with a much more powerful search, giving you smarter results.
- If access to “hidden” information determines your success, Maltego can help you discover it.
Maltego requires Java Runtime Environment 1.6 from Oracle (previously Sun Microsystems). This is installed by default when using the Apple Software Update feature. Before you run Maltego, check that you have the latest JRE installed (or just ensure that you have recently upgraded your operating system: System Preferences -> Software Updates).