Maltego | Recorded Future


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Product Overview

Maltego is an open source intelligence (OSINT) and graphical link analysis tool that helps security teams gather and connect information for investigative tasks. Using out-of-the-box plugins called transforms, Maltego offers real-time data mining and information gathering. The application represents this information visually in a node-based graph, allowing users to easily identify patterns and multiple order connections across their threat data.

Challenges Overcome Through Integration

Layering Recorded Future’s security intelligence over Maltego gives analysts visibility into which indicators should be prioritized based on a real-time risk score backed by transparent evidence. By spending less time researching and more time remediating threats, the integration allows analysts to deliver the following results:

  • Identify 22% more security threats before impact
  • Improve security team efficiency by 32%

Integration Description

The Recorded Future integration for Maltego enables security teams to automatically make connections between related entities by discovering and validating known threat indicators in the vast expanse of the open, deep, and dark web. Recorded Future’s out-of-the-box transforms for Maltego provide real-time context on IP addresses, domains, hashes, malware, and vulnerabilities. With access to Recorded Future risk scores, risk rules, Insikt Group Analyst Notes, and more, analysts can connect the dots in their investigations and prioritize remediation efforts from within Maltego.