The OSINT Podcast

#2 - OSINT Tools - Twint, an advanced Twitter scraping tool written in Python

September 16, 2018 Episode 2
The OSINT Podcast
#2 - OSINT Tools - Twint, an advanced Twitter scraping tool written in Python
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The OSINT Podcast
#2 - OSINT Tools - Twint, an advanced Twitter scraping tool written in Python
Sep 16, 2018 Episode 2
Jake Creps
A quick overview of the advanced Twitter scraping tool Twint and it's various applications
Show Notes

This episode of the OSINT podcast talks about an advanced Twitter scraping tool called Twint. Twint utilizes Twitter's search operators to let you scrape Tweets from specific users, scrape Tweets relating to certain topics, hashtags & trends, or sort out sensitive information from Tweets like e-mail and phone numbers. This tool has been invaluable for protective intelligence and has a variety of other functions like marketing, forecasting, propaganda tracking, etc. 
 Twint 
 https://github.com/twintproject/twint 
 Wiki 
 https://github.com/twintproject/twint/wiki