June 10, 2021

Newstalk ZB: How the FBI forced criminals into using monitored app

June 9th, 2021


Mike Hosking, host of Breakfast on Newstalk ZB, asked Yan St-Pierre to explain why criminals fell for an app which was central to the world’s largest organised crime takedown, also known as the FBI sting operation “Trojan Shield”.

Security expert Yan St-Pierre told Mike Hosking the FBI took down an earlier communication enterprise, creating an almost exclusive need for an alternative. “By creating this need, by shutting out any other competitors, they basically ensured that they could have the market.”

To listen to the interview, please refer to the link above.