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Italian govt tells Iliad to respect client identification rules

Friday 27 July 2018 | 08:37 CET | News
Italian industry and labour minister Luigi Di Maio has told newly-launched operator Iliad to respect rules requiring operators to fully identify new customers after Telecom Italia (TIM) requested clarification about the security of Iliad's automatic SIM card distribution machines. During a parliamentary session, Di Maio said the distribution machines – dubbed 'Simbox' – could breach the Pisanu Law of 2005, which requires the identification of a SIM card holder by means of a valid identity document with a view to preventing criminal or terrorist activity. Di Maio added that industry ministry

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Iliad / Iliad Italia / Telecom Italia / TIM
Countries: Italy
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