Practice Test Question – OSINT Tools

Practice Test Question – OSINT Tools

Practice Test Question – OSINT Tools

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Which one of the following would not be considered an OSINT tool?

A. WHOIS lookups
B. Google searches
C. Website perusal
D. Vulnerability scans

Correct Answer: D

Open source intelligence (OSINT) includes the use of any publicly available information. This would include domain registration records found in WHOIS entries, the contents of public websites, and the use of Google searches. Vulnerability scans are an active reconnaissance technique and would not be considered OSINT.

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