My name is Einar. I'm a programmer / white hat hacker, who stumbled into investigative journalism. After years as a consultant and software security advisor, I now work for VG.no, where my job involves anything from developing systems for darkweb indexing to drone piloting and photography.

Over the last few years, I've:

It's worth noting that the work I've been involved with relating to child abuse is journalistic. In only one instance have we brought identifiable information to the police. This is in accordance with press guidelines in Norway: Our job is to document and shed light, neither enforce the law nor prosecute. The clear separation of press and police is in place, partially, to ensure source protection. The one case we did bring to the police was due to immediate danger to the life and health of a victim connected to the person we identified.


Recorded talks

Various press