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Maltego is different in that it works within a digital forensics sphere. Maltego is a platform that was designed to deliveran overall cyber threat picture to the enterprise or local environment in which an organization operates.
Maltego can be used to find the relationships between the following:

•People.

•Names.

•Email addresses.

•Aliases.

•Groups of people (social networks).

•Companies.

•Organizations.

•Web Sites.

•Internet Infrastructure.

•Domains.

•DNS Names.

•Netblocks.

•IP addresses.

•Affiliations.

•Documents and files.
Maltego provides us with two types of products:

*Maltego Clients.

*Maltego Servers.

 

Maltego Servers:

*CTAS (Commercial Transform Application Server):

CTAS is a copy of Paterva’s public CTAS. However, this can be hostedinternally within any organization.

*iTDS (internal Transform Distribution Server):

iTDS has a web-based front-end that makes it easy to manage, share and distribute custom-built transforms from a common point.

*Comms Server (Communication Server):

A comms server gives the user the ability to share graphs and have multiple people work on a single graph at the same time.

Maltego Clients:

1/ Maltego XL:

Maltego XL (eXtra Large) is the latest version that Paterva came out with. It has all the features present in Maltego Classic with the addition of working with larger graphs. Like Maltego Classic, Maltego XL, too allows us tomap out the network and doa threat analysis which makes it easier for us to find the weak points. Few features are listed below:

*The ability to perform link analysis on up to 1,000,000 entities on a single graph.

*The capability to return up to 10,000 entities per transformation.

*Graph export options include:

•Images – jpg, bmp,png, and gif.

•Generate PDF reports.

•GraphML.

•Entity Lists.

•Tabular formats – csv, xlx, and xlsx.

•Import Graphs.

•Tabular formats – csv, xlx, and xlsx*.Copy and paste.

 

2/ Maltego Classic:

It is the professional version that provides extended functionality when compares with the CE (Community Edition) tool. It requires a licence key to be used.

Few features are listed below:

*.The ability to perform link analysis on up to 10,000 entities on a single graph

*The capability to return up to 10,000 entities per transform that is run

*Graph export options include:

•Images – jpg, bmp,png, and gif.

•Generate PDF reports.

•GraphML.

•Entity Lists.

•Import Graphs.

•Tabular formats – csv, xlx, and xlsx.

•Copy and paste.

 

3/ Maltego CE (Community Edition):

This version is available for free. However, a simple signup is required to use it. It provides us with the same feature set as the commercial version, however, with a few limitations.

Few features are listed below:

*The ability to perform link analysis on up to 10,000 entities on a single graph.

*The capability to return up to 12 entities per transform that is run.

*Ability to share graphs in real-time with multiple analysts in a single session.

*Graph export options include:

•Images – jpg, bmp,png, and gif

•Generate PDF reports

•GraphML.

•Entity Lists.

•Tabular formats – csv, xls, and xlsx.

•Import Graphs.

•Tabular formats – csv, xls, and xlsx.

•Copy and paste.

4/ Case File:

Maltego released this version as many users where using the tool to buildgraphs with offline data thatthey had gathered from various sources.

*It can be used to determine the relationships and real world like links between hundreds of different types of information.

*It can be used to plot relationships between pieces of information.

 

Download Maltego CE From Here:

https://www.paterva.com/web7/downloads.php

Signup From Here:

 

https://www.paterva.com/web7/community/community.

Guides And Tutorials Here:

https://www.paterva.com/web7/docs/documentation.php

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