Ritu Gill (OSINT Techniques)
Online Privacy and Risk Management
One of the keys to online research is finding the digital breadcrumbs that people leave behind online. That said, this talk covers online privacy mistakes people often make that leave them vulnerable to bad actors. Ways to minimize the risk will be discussed including talking about OPSEC and basic tips everyone can use to protect their online footprint.
Ritu Gill is an Intelligence Analyst with over 15 years of experience working with Canadian law enforcement, 12 of those years were with the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP).
During her tenure with the RCMP, she specialized in open source intelligence, and worked on high profile investigations. As part of RCMP’s international capacity building program, Ritu trained law enforcement in Bangladesh and India in the use of the internet as an investigative tool.
In 2016 Ritu set up a consulting business providing OSINT training and research to law enforcement and related entities across North America. Ritu holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminology from Kwantlen Polytechnic University and is actively involved in the OSINT community.