* Complimentary to OSMOSIScon 2021 attendees

How well are you incorporating social media into your cyber investigations? No worries—we all start somewhere! This online social media primer details the treasure trove of riches social media offers to an open source investigator. With just a few mouse clicks away, leads can be discovered, facts challenged, and game changing details can be unveiled—all in support of a case!

This introductory primer series will teach you why to use these platforms, how to crack them, where to look, what nuances and leads you need to chase down, and how they are all interrelated. We’ll also discuss how to capture content per service, so you can present it in your reports. Each webinar covers a single social media platform and its specific details. Platforms to be covered include Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram, and Reddit.

August 2, 2021 – Facebook, 50 minutes

August 9, 2021 – LinkedIn, 50 minutes

August 16, 2021 – Twitter, 50 minutes

August 23, 2021 – Instagram, 50 minutes

August 30, 2021 – Reddit, 50 minutes

This course will examine the history, uses, investigative approaches, subscribing, searching, monitoring, capturing, and reporting, as well as other nuances.

All participants will receive handouts on concepts and investigative techniques.


About Hg’s Webinars

Hetherington Group’s live webinars are approved as continuing professional education credits by ACFE, NASBA, DHS, LPF, SHRM, and ASIS. Hg makes these webinars available for purchase after the live event; however, they are not approved for CEU credits with some associations (specifically NASBA).


Please check your computer or device prior to attending the webinar via to ensure everything works properly. There is no further preparation required prior to the webinar.