New contributor this month. He has written for Hakin9 Magazine and is now working on a few projects for us. This first article is a toe in the water for Maltego 3. Look for more articles in the future diving deeper into this great tool.
Permanent link: [Article]-Maltego 3: First Look
Tutorial by Wardell Motley
Maltego, developed by Roelof Temmingh, Andrew Macpherson and their team over at Paterva, is a premier information gathering tool that allows you to visualize and understand common trust relationships between entities of your choosing. Currently Maltego 3
is available for Windows and Linux. There is also an upcoming version for Apple users that has yet to be released.
Information gathering is a vital part of any penetration test or security audit, and itís a process that demands patience, concentration and the right tool to be done correctly. In our case Maltego 3 is the tool for the job.
In this article we explore Maltego 3 and examine its fundamental features and a little hands-on with the newly designed version. If you havenít already had a chance to upgrade to or pick up Maltego 3 you are missing out.
Let us know what you think as well as what you'd like to learn regarding Maltego.