Canadian Cocaine Criminals – Tracing their footsteps

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Canadians Cocaine

The trip of a lifetime came to an abrupt end for three Canadians when their cruise ship landed in Sydney, Australia on Sunday, Aug 28. If you haven’t already heard, two women in their twenty’s and a man in his sixty’s (whose connection with the women is unclear) were flagged by officials as “high-risk passengers,” and searched upon their arrival … Read More

Echosec Wins in 2016 International Business Awards

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Winners to Be Celebrated at Gala Event on 21 October in Rome, Italy Victoria B.C. Canada – 22 August 2016 – Echosec Systems Ltd. was named the winner of a Silver Stevie® Award in the Startup of the Year category in the 13th Annual International Business Awards. Echosec is a location-first social media search engine that provides actionable intelligence to … Read More

Identity Insight hits new Level – Echosec & GBG to Partner

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Cardiff, UK: August 4, 2016 — Echosec Systems Ltd., has partnered with GBG, the global specialist in identity data intelligence, to embed Echosec’s cutting edge social media search solution into GBG Connexus, the leading trace and investigate DaaS (Data as a Service) platform. The partnership with Echosec gives GBG Connexus clients the best situational awareness platform available on the market. It … Read More

Echosec to Showcase Location-Based Social Media Security solution at ASIS 2016

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Victoria, BC., Canada, Aug 03, 2016 — Echosec Systems will be sharing their industry leading social media security solution at the 2016 ASIS Conference, Sept 12-15 at the Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, FLA.  Visitors to the Echosec booth will have the opportunity to see the latest release of the software, including the newly released Pro and Enterprise offerings, including … Read More

Stop Trespassing and Avoid Mobs from PokemonGo

Jason Jubinville#breaking, Educational

PokemonGo

Security, trespassing and Pokemon Go.   PokemonGo has without a doubt, captured the minds of the world. http://www.pokemongo.com/ The virtual reality application has skyrocketed to chart-topping levels in both the Apple AppStore and Google Play Store … and it’s only available in a handful of countries so far. But it’s not all fun and games. For those who haven’t quite … Read More

Echosec tops the charts for Innovative Company in Victoria

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Echosec Systems took home the award for ‘Innovative Excellence – Software or Service’ at this year’s VIATEC awards. The sold-out event drew 800+ attendees to celebrate the achievements of Victoria’s most influential companies and entrepreneurs. VIATEC (Victoria Innovation, Advanced Technology, and Entrepreneurship Council), started in 1989. Their mission is to serve as the one-stop hub that connects people, knowledge, and … Read More

Tell a Good Story

Paula HingleyEducational

As I write this, I’m trying to remember the last time I wrote an actual letter on paper and sent it in the mail. It’s been awhile. Social media has drastically changed the way we interact. We respond to party invitations online, we react to our friend’s posts with “Likes” and Emojis, and generally communicate with friends and family in … Read More

What are you sharing over public WiFi?

EchosecEducational, Privacy

An interesting read from Maurits Martijn reveals just how easy it is for a skilled hacker to exploit you and ruin your life if they so choose. The author shares the experience of spending time with an “Ethical Hacker” in an Internet cafe in Amsterdam, to see how simply one can fool the masses by exploiting free, open WiFi. “We … Read More

Meet Echosec at CALI 2016

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Meet Echosec at CALI 2016 California Association of Licensed Investigators for its 2016 Annual Conference Echosec will be on hand at CALI to show how the next generation of Location-Based Search is a necessary tool for investigators, police, and intel community. Victoria, BC., Canada, May 30, 2016 — Echosec Systems Ltd., has announced their participation at the annual CALI Conference where … Read More

Echosec at GEOINT Symposium 2016

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The Echosec team was recently on hand at the annual gathering of geospatial intelligence professionals in Orlando, Florida known as GEOINT symposium (http://geoint2016.com/). This event hosts the “who’s who” of geospatial intelligence, security, and threat detection required to keep America, and the world, safe. The event main stage was home to intense speeches and plenary talks from heavyweights in the … Read More