February 1, 2015 (Waterloo, ON) – Magnet Forensics, a Waterloo-founded and based digital forensics company, presented a symposium on human trafficking hosted by the Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI) on February 1st. The symposium came...
How this Waterloo ex-cop’s evidence-gathering software is changing how we investigate
Using a software program called Internet Evidence Finder, the Federal Bureau of Investigation was able to narrow those 20,000 records down to 735 relevant ones in just a few months.
How Magnet Forensics Uses Software, Data to Help Law Enforcers Battle Crime
Jad Saliba was working as a police officer in Waterloo, Ontario until a cancer diagnosis forced him off the street.
Mobile encryption arms race heats up
Waterloo-based Magnet Forensics is among the largest of those developers with 2,600 law enforcement and national security agency customers in 92 countries, says Jad Saliba, founder and chief technology officer of the firm in a written statement to the Star.
Six local firms on Deloitte’s Fast 50 list
Six firms in Waterloo Region are on this year's list of Canada's fastest growing technology companies. Magnet Forensics, Aeryon Labs, Dejero Labs, Miovision Technologies, eSentire and Igloo Software are on Deloitte's Technology Fast 50 list, which is based on revenue growth over the previous four years.
CEO Adam Belsher interviews with Forensic Focus
Scar de Courcier of Forensic Focus caught up with our CEO, Adam Belsher, at the Forensics Europe Expo in April.
Magnet Forensics poised to tackle ‘billion-dollar market’
Anthony Reinhart, Communitech’s writing guru, interviewed our CEO Adam Belsher for a deep dive on what has made Magnet Forensics so successful in just two years.
Attracting the Worst Kind of Predator – Magnet Forensics is on the cyber-hunt for clues to stop crooks and creeps
Owners and entrepreneurs understand that rare energy experience when passion produces profit, stimulates growth and attracts talent.
Mature Waterloo entrepreneurs defy tech industry age stereotyping
One of the most revered values in Silicon Valley is the notion that anyone with a great idea can become a success story.
Magnet Forensics is everything a start-up should be
The company is lean, produce incredibly strong revenue growth and grows by retaining earnings, not seeking investment. But what makes it stand out is that the company’s technology offers a massive benefit to society.
Jad Saliba created the Internet Evidence Finder program while he was a cop with the Waterloo Regional Police.
The case of the virtual detective and the missing Facebook chat
Magnet Forensics was recently featured in an article in the Globe and Mail about a recent RCMP forensics investigation aided by Internet Evidence Finder.
Software from Waterloo Region used around the world
As police forces use increasingly high tech tools to find evidence, their computer forensic teams are getting the latest software from Waterloo Region’s Magnet Forensics.
Commit a Crime Abroad? A Canadian Firm May Find You
Gary Bauer wants to silence the cacophony of telephones ringing off the hook in police stations in Canada and beyond.
New Name, Same Mission: JADsoftware Becomes Magnet Forensics
JADsoftware, a fast-growing digital forensics company based in Waterloo’s Accelerator Centre, woke up with a new name today: Magnet Forensics Inc.
RIM’s Loss is Waterloo Tech Sector Talent Pool’s Gain
Research In Motion Ltd.’s campaign to convince investors and consumers that a turnaround at the struggling BlackBerry maker is still possible will no doubt continue at its annual shareholder meeting in hometown Waterloo, Ont., on Tuesday.
In Waterloo, A Tech Sector Looks Beyond BlackBerry
It’s impossible to draw the line between Research In Motion’s campus and the University of Waterloo’s.
Twist of Fate Opens Door To Digital Forensics Startup
It was one of those unexpected twists of fate that led Jad Saliba down a completely new path and into his own digital forensics technology company.
Forensic Focus: Interview with JADsoftware Founder
Forensic Focus caught up with our Founder, Jad Saliba, to discuss his background and how he got involved in digital forensics.
JADsoftware: A Step Ahead in Forensic Data Recovery
The best cops are always one step ahead of the bad guys. A Waterloo software startup, founded by an ex-cop and a former Research In Motion executive, is now aiming to do the same with any competitors that pop up in the forensic data recovery field.