Episode 007: Defensive OSINT, Privacy on the Road, More Aliases, and Face Morphing

This week, I introduce Defensive OSINT, address privacy concerns while on the road, and examine the intricacies of alias usage and AI-based face morphing for photo alteration. Sharing insights from my recent travels, I highlight the need for vigilance and innovative strategies for maintaining privacy on the go. The episode explores the pros and cons of using alias names for hotel bookings, including the challenges of identity verification during check-in, while I discuss smart, alternative solutions for these scenarios. Join me as we navigate the complexities of preserving privacy in an era rife with surveillance and data breaches, providing practical tips and advice for privacy-conscious travelers and digital citizens.

This episode was recorded on January 27th, 2024

In this week’s episode:

  1. Privacy on the road with hotels, VRBO rentals, and Uber
  2. Why we do this, and the reasons behind our privacy lifestyle
  3. A look at Defensive OSINT strategies
  4. Face morphing our real photos for privacy
  5. Location tracking on your phone
  6. MySudo and pre-paid burner numbers
  7. A surprise guest?

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Intro voice-over by IRLRosie - Creative Commons Attribution license (reuse allowed)

“Give me six lines written by the most honest man, and I will find something in them to hang him.”

- Cardinal Richelieu

Intro music: The Lockdown by Ray