0
Broadband

Swiss state Trojan may cost much more than expected

Friday 11 January 2019 | 10:30 CET | News
The costs of the Swiss "federal Trojan" could be higher than expected, warns the Federal Audit Office after having examined the CHF 100 million programme to renew the Swiss surveillance infrastructure, reports Inside-IT.ch. The costs for the sub-programme P4 GovWare could be higher, or the scope of the functionality still to be procured could be reduced.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Categories: Internet / IT
Countries: Switzerland
::: add a comment

Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Swiss Parliament get closer to agreement on Telecommunications Act

Published 05 Mar 2019 15:16 CET | Switzerland
In the second round of deliberations on the revised Telecommunications Act, the Swiss National Council has eliminated around half ...

Austrian Bar President welcomes review of 'surveillance package' by Constitutional Court

Published 11 Feb 2019 09:36 CET | Austria
Austrian Constitutional Court will review the so-called 'surveillance package', a legislation adopted by the government allowing ...

German security expert warns of 5G encryption risks

Published 02 Jan 2019 10:29 CET | Germany
The 5G encryption communication standards can be exploited by terrorists to threaten Germany's domestic security, according to ...

Austrian authorities include Cellebrite devices in smartphone hacking efforts - report

Published 04 Dec 2018 10:20 CET | Austria
Austrian police authorities have the ability to search through iPhones and other current smartphones despite encryption, reports ...

Swiss Government compensates operators with CHF 9 million for tapping

Published 08 May 2018 11:12 CET | Switzerland
The Federal law on Intelligence Service (NDG) has been in force in Switzerland since 01 September 2017 and in the first four ...

Austrian draft 'security package' gains approval of justice, interior committees

Published 09 Apr 2018 10:11 CET | Austria
The Austrian draft legislation called 'security package' has been passed in the Parliamentary committees for justice and the ...

Swiss law on post and telecom traffic to go into effect in March

Published 17 Nov 2017 17:32 CET | Switzerland
On 15 November, the Swiss Federal Council decided that the new federal law on the surveillance of post and telecommunications ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

26 Oct Siminn Q3 2021
26 Oct KPN Q3 2021
26 Oct Juniper Networks Q3 2021
26 Oct Corning Q3
26 Oct TIM Brasil Q3 2021
26 Oct NENT Q3 2021
26 Oct Alphabet Q3 2021
26 Oct Digital Realty Q3
26 Oct Twitter Q3 2021
26 Oct MediaTek Q3
26 Oct SK hynix Q3
26 Oct Orange group Q3 2021
26 Oct F5 Networks fiscal Q4
26 Oct Microsoft fiscal Q1
26 Oct FCC meeting
26 Oct Samsung Developer Conference
26 Oct Cabsat
26 Oct MWC Los Angeles
27 Oct TIM Q3 2021
27 Oct Telefonica Deutschland Q3 2021
27 Oct Spotify Q3 2021
27 Oct Vertiv Q3
27 Oct Netgear Q3
27 Oct Ooredoo Q3 2021
27 Oct Megacable Q3
27 Oct Twilio Q3
27 Oct Android Dev Summit
27 Oct Digital Utilities Europe 2021
28 Oct Swisscom Q3 2021
28 Oct Telenor Q3 2021
::: More Calendar Items