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New research on cyber-spying from the Citizen Lab at UofT, SECDEV Canada and the Shadowserver Foundation

April 6, 2010

TORONTO, ON – Members of a research team investigating a cyber-spying network called Ghostnet are holding a news conference on Tuesday, April 6, to discuss their latest findings and to answer questions from the media. The news conference will also be webcast live at


WHAT: News conference


  • Ron Deibert and Greg Walton, Citizen Lab, Munk Centre for International Studies, University of Toronto
  • Nart Villeneuve, Citizen Lab/SecDev Group
  • Rafal Rohozinski, CEO SecDev Group (Tentative)
  • Steven Adair, Shadowserver Foundation (Tentative)

WHEN: 11:00 a.m. EST

WHERE: Campbell Conference Facility, Munk Centre for International Studies, 1 Devonshire Place, Toronto, (416-946-8900)


NOTE: Reporters unable to attend the news conference may e-mail questions during the event to The questions will be relayed to the panel for response.


For more information, please contact:

UofT Media Relations