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Swedish PTS proposes new operational security rules

Tuesday 27 January 2015 | 12:45 CET | News
Swedish postal and telecoms services regulator PTS said it is proposing new rules for network operational security and is seeking comments by 23 February. Among other things, the regulations include general requirements for risk analysis, dealing with incidents and continuity planning, as well as more specific requirements for back-up power and redundancy. The new rules come at a time when use of electronic communication services is expected to increase, and as reliance on such services is expected to keep rising.

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