2022 February SAFE Educational Seminar

Date: Time
23-February-2022 16:00 (4:00 pm) PST
23-February-2022 19:00 (7:00 pm) EST
24-February-2022 00:00 (00:00 ) GMT
24-February-2022 02:00 (02:00 am) SAST
24-February-2022 12:00 (12:00 pm) NZST

Speaker – Ritu Gill, B.A. (Criminology)

Topic: Online Privacy and Risk Management


The key to internet research is following the digital bread crumbs that people leave behind online. We will examine ways to discover publicly available intel as well as ways you can keep your personal information secure.

 What is OSINT

  • What is OPSEC
  • Sharing content
  • Poor OPSEC
  • Tips to stay secure
  • Browser Fingerprinting
  • Useful sites
  • Data removal


Ritu Gill is an Intelligence Analyst with 14 years of experience working in open-source intelligence (OSINT). After a 12-year career with the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP), 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. During her 12-year tenure with the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP), Ritu specialized in open source intelligence and worked on many high-profile investigations. As part of the RCMP’s international capacity-building program, Ritu trained law enforcement in Bangladesh and India in the use of the internet as an investigative tool.