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


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


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

Echosec Recognized as Finalist in 2016 VIATEC Technology Awards


Echosec is the next generation of search that connects you with billions of pictures and posts made by millions of people, which never normally make it to common search engines. Victoria, BC, Canada, May 25, 2016 — Echosec Systems Ltd., is pleased to announce they have been selected as finalists in two categories for the annual VIATEC awards. The awards … Read More

5 Security Tools for your Smartphone


Since the dawn of the smartphone, it seems as if digital communication has become more common than face-to-face interactions. It is not uncommon for one person to have two computers, a tablet, and a smartphone. In this increasingly tech-reliant world, how secure is that constant stream of data travelling between all of these devices? While up-to-date tech is crucial to … Read More

Meet Echosec at #GeoInt2016 to see the latest in Location-Based Social Media Search


Echosec is the next generation of Search that connects you with billions of pictures and posts made by millions of people, which never normally make it to common search engines. Victoria, BC., Canada, May 10, 2016 — Echosec Systems Ltd., has announced their participation at the annual GEOINT Symposium where they  are excited to be providing attendees of the event … Read More

Why Not Just Facebook?


The following is a summary from last week’s webinar hosted by Ben Milsom and titled: Why Not Just Facebook. You can sign up for future webinars here. Please let us know if you have any questions, comments or concerns about this content: info@echosec.net The introduction of Facebook has brought about an entirely new way to communicate. The app currently has … Read More

Echosec to Showcase Geospatial Social Search Solution for Defense, Military, and Homeland Security at GEOINT 2016 Symposium


Victoria, BC., Canada, April 28, 2016 — Echosec Systems Ltd., will be sharing their industry leading social media search solution at the 2016 GEOINT Symposium, May 15-18 at the Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center in Orlando, Fla. Hosted and produced by USGIF, the annual GEOINT Symposium is the nation’s largest gathering of industry, academia, and government to include the … Read More

Echosec named one of Douglas Magazine’s 10 to Watch Award Winners


Echosec Systems Ltd. has been named by Vancouver Island’s business magazine Douglas as one of its 10 To Watch Awards winners for 2016. The cover line of the Apr/May issue says it all: “They Dare to think Different.” This Victoria, British Columbia-based company is redefining and expanding the boundaries of conventional Internet searching by tapping into geographical tags embedded in … Read More

Meet Echosec at the NALI conference


Echosec, a leading location-based search and data monitoring platform, will be showing off its latest product features at the 2016 National Association of Legal Investigators Conference. You can visit the Echosec team in the Atlanta Ballroom C/D. NALI is an organization for “legal investigators actively engaged in negligence investigations for the plaintiff and/or criminal defense.” This conference will provide delegates … Read More