Ian Spence

Ian Spence

Enterprise Systems Administrator & Information Security Professional


I am an enterprise systems administrator & information security professional based in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. I am the creator and developer of TLS Inspector: a free & open source iOS app trusted by thousands across the world to help protect their privacy online.


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TLS Inspector Learn More ⟩

Free WiFi, Workplace Internet, and Computer Viruses can put your personal information at risk. With TLS Inspector you can verify the secure connection information of any website and ensure that your information is private.

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Otto Learn More ⟩

Otto is an automation toolkit for UNIX-like computers. Its designed to be fast, efficient with thousands of servers, and have no runtime requirements on targets.

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DS (Go Library) Learn More ⟩

DS (short for "data store") is a key-value store with hash indexes. It allows for rudimentary but lightning fast retrieval of grouped or relevant data without having to iterate over all objects in the store.

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I can be reached on Twitter, Signal, or regular unencrypted Email.

Please note that unsolicited requests or offers will likely go ignored. Repeated messages will result with you being blocked.


I'm active on Twitter and have open DMs. Feel free to mention or message me on Twitter @ecnepsnai.


Send your message to +1 (778) 654-4672 using Signal.
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Please send your email to [email protected]. Do not include any private information in your message. I use Google Workspace for email and your message will be stored on Google Servers. For all secure or private communication you must use Signal.