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EclecticIQ Fusion Center Report: ScrapedIn LinkedIn Scraper Released on GitHub (English)

A Red Team Engineer posted a new tool on GitHub, ScrapedIn, that can scrape LinkedIn profiles and put the results into an Excel Spreadsheet.

Report from EclecticIQ Fusion Center from Thursday 5 April 2018.

Key Findings:

  • ScrapedIn is a Python package that searches based on keywords, and populates results into an Excel File.
  • ScrapedIn violates LinkedIn's terms of service.
  • The tool can give an adversary an easy way to collate data on organisations and individuals without viewing their LinkedIn profile through the website.

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