Facebook Picture Name City Search now available in WIST

Facebook has recently announced some very important measures to protect the privacy of its user base, in light of the recent leak of private user information to Cambridge Analytica. In particular, users will no longer be able to search by email address or phone number in Facebook to come up with matching profiles (under “Search

Will visiting someone’s Facebook page put you on their “People You May Know” List? (Page 3)

Previous Page Second Experiment The follow on experiment was to eliminate the possibility that Irwin, the fake profile, was the cause why PYMK wasn’t triggering.  So I asked Vicky to visit some of my friends that were not her friends to see whether that would trigger PYMK.  She visited them each a different number of

Will visiting someone’s Facebook page put you on their “People You May Know” List? (Page 2)

Previous Page Anecdotes from the Blogosphere I have heard some anecdotal evidence of this phenomenon, both from word of mouth and from internet sources outlined below in screenshots: The Experiment But how can we confirm this phenomenon exists?  I set up a little experiment. I had a friend name Vicky use my fake Facebook profile

Harmari Search v2.8 released

LTAS is proud to announce a new release for Harmari Search version 2.8.  It contains the following new features and fixes:  OfferUp now incorporated into Harmari Alert management of results Enterprise manager search for users Faster loading of wepbages on Harmari website Fixed “no results found” for car search fixed alerts bug Fixed Enterprise manager

WIST 2.2 released

Harmari is proud to announce a new release of WIST 2.2, containing the following new features: Facebook Task Scheduler and batching Enhanced Buy/Sell Groups Download Capability and Speed Find Connections on Instagram accounts (Single User) Better installer and distribution bundle that does not require Admin account or system Java VM Batch upload names list to

Harmari Search v2.6 released

Harmari Search version 2.6 has been released successfully.  It contains the following new features and fixes Extended email searches via integration with PIPL Added Uber and Lyft Ridesharing searches from Facebook and LinkedIn data Added license plate and mileage column to custom columns Cleaned up more bogus phone numbers Consolidated FAQ pages for each classified

Investigating Facebook Buy Sell Trade Groups

Recently a flood of activity has emerged regarding the free classifieds marketplaces on Facebook Buy/Sell/Trade Groups.  Thousands of groups have proliferated and it is difficult for loss prevention, or brand protection investigators to contain and monitor these groups for stolen products or counterfeit products. The interface is rather limited in what can be investigated.  About

Facebook Groups buy and sell pages turning into a den for thieves

Earlier this year Facebook turned on some new features within Groups to facilitate buy and sell activities similar to a community bulletin board site like Craigslist.  Police warn that these Groups provide an opportunity for burglars and thieves to fence their stolen property. For example, in Hazelwood, MO police caught someone on a Facebook buy

Announcing WIST 2.0 release supporting LinkedIn

WIST 2.0 has been successfully released which now includes LinkedIn support.  Why do you care?  Because many high profile white collar crime is perpetrated by professional practitioners or executives in high-power positions.  LinkedIn is the single largest social media platform of professionals with over 380 million members in over 200 countries.  You will now be

Export Facebook Timeline to PDF

New in WIST 1.6.2 is the ability to export a Facebook user’s entire Timeline to PDF.  It is the most comprehensive, compact, and fastest way to export large volumes of Facebook content. Comprehensive Export As shown in the screenshot below, the exported PDF contains the profile of the poster, the graphic associated with the post,