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PTS urges formal cooperation to protect public IT

Monday 19 February 2018 | 13:06 CET | News
The Swedish postal and telecoms regulator PTS said it has submitted its proposal to the government on how to manage and finance the protected public IT sector, after it was commissioned in July 2017 to draw one up. The proposal will help meet the increasing need for authorities and other parties to have protected IT areas for security-sensitive activities.

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