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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.


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