We’ve received a lot of feedback over the past few months about getting a chat server set up for SpiderFoot users to seek help, help each other and just generally share their knowledge and experience with the tool and OSINT.

We needed to decide what kind of solution to use and thought it worthwhile checking with our SpiderFoot HX users using a feedback form. The results were pretty surprising to us, since 30% of our users didn’t actually want chat but something more permanent:

And so, we created a Discord server for chat AND a Discourse server as our knowledge base, pre-populated with some of the most common questions we receive from our users:

Welcome to the community!