Category Archives: Security

Safe Harbor is dead – long live Privacy Shield!

On 11 January 2017, the Federal Council of Switzerland announced that it had reached an agreement with the United States to replace the U.S.-Swiss Safe Harbor Framework for transferring personal data from Switzerland to the U.S. Was is the background?

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Securing the Internet of Things – Building security in from the bottom up

After more than 25 years of developing our experience in securing the Internet, we know that there is no silver bullet, no one single control that is adequately going to protect a device. We know that security is a multi-layered … Continue reading

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Securing the Internet of Things – so many dimensions

Like the Internet of Things itself, ‘security’ has many dimensions. A common issue in German-speaking regions is that “Sicherheit” means both security and safety, but this is perhaps fortuitous in the context of IoT.

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