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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 http://hosting.epresence.tv/MUNK/1/live/148.aspx

EVENT DETAILS

WHAT: News conference

PARTICIPANTS:

  • 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)

WEBCAST LINK: http://hosting.epresence.tv/MUNK/1/live/148.aspx

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

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For more information, please contact:

UofT Media Relations
416-978-0100
media.relations@utoronto.ca