IKY – Hello everyone, and welcome to another article in this article, I will teach you how to install and use the iky tool on a Linux device.
What is iky tool?
iKy is an OSINT tool that collects information from an email and shows results in a nice visual interface
This tool shows the following information
People data labs
How to Install the iky tool?
First, e need to download the Iky tool package so type the below command on your terminal
git clone https://github.com/kennbroorg/iKy.git
Now change the tool directory so type the following the command
Now we need to download and install the Redis server so follow the below commands
Extract the Redis server zip
tar xvzf redis-stable.tar.gz
Now install the Redis stable server so type the below commands one by one
sudo make install
Once you complete the above process run the Redis-server on your Linux
After that minimize the Redis server screen and open the new terminal inside the iky folder
Now type the below command one by one
cd frontend npm install
Now open a new terminal on the backend folder inside the iky tool and type the below command
python3 app.py -e prod
After that run this below URL on your browser to access the iky tool on the web interface
How to solve errors?
If you have any error means you will do another two steps
Turn on Celery in another terminal, within the directory backend
Again, in another terminal turn on backend app from directory backend
Finally, to run frontend server, execute the following command from directory frontend
After executing the above command go on your browser and type the http://127.0.0.1:5000/ string to access the iky tool
Config API Keys
Once the application is loaded in the browser, you should go to the API Keys option and load the needed values.
Full-contact: Generate the APIs from here
PeopleDataLabs: Generate the APIs from here
Linkedin: Linkedin changed their authentication process and with that, the module in iKy stopped working, but I found a relatively easy way to bypass it (here)
Instagram: Only the user and password of your account must be loaded
HaveIBeenPwned: Generate the APIs from here (Paid)
Emailrep.io: Generate the APIs from here
Leaklookup: Generate the APIs from here
Twitter: Generate the APIs from here
Spotify: Generate the APIs from here
Twitch: Generate the APIs from here