Monday, September 30, 2013

Business Espionage: Eavesdropping Devices Found at Nortel Complex

Canada - Workers preparing the former Nortel complex as the new home for the Department of National Defence have discovered electronic eavesdropping devices, prompting new fears about the security of the facility.

It’s not clear whether the devices were recently planted or left over from an industrial espionage operation when Nortel occupied the complex...

Recently released DND documents indicate that concerns about the security surrounding the former Nortel campus at 3500 Carling Ave. were raised last year...

Last year it was also revealed that Nortel had been the target of industrial espionage for almost a decade... (more)

Note: Nortel Networks Corporation was once a major data networking and multinational telecommunications company. The company filed for protection from creditors on January 14, 2009 and later shut its doors.