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Health, encryption, & COVID-19: Keeping people and countries...
With digital security threats on the rise as the world grapples with COVID-19, encryption is more important than ever. This global webinar series featuring world-leading security and technology experts will explore how encryption is a critical tool helping people and countries navigate a global health crisis. You’ll learn about dangerous proposals that threaten our digital security, and how we can encourage governments and the private sector to pursue policies that enhance, strengthen and promote the use of strong encryption practices to protect citizens everywhere.
date 2020/05/14 placeWebinar
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Encryption – Balancing Needs for IT Security & Law Enforcement
Klaus Landefeld, eco Vice-Chair, looks at ways to enable access to digital evidence internationally, without dismantling security and trust on the Internet. Read more on dotmagazine.
Law & Regulation
G7 Summit: eco Signs Open Letter & Publishes Background Paper on Global Encryption Debate
The G7 Summit is taking place in Biarritz from 24 to 27 August 2019. The last meeting of the G7 interior ministers saw them commit to encouraging Internet companies to establish exceptional access solutions for encrypted content. The eco Association, together with ISOC, has now written an open letter criticizing the onslaughts on encryption by governments worldwide and, in a background paper, elaborates on the global challenge at the center of the encryption debate.
eco Comments on German IT Security Act 2.0: Snooping clauses are not an option
For the Association of the Internet Industry, the responsibilities and liability for IT security must be regulated in a balanced manner within the framework of the IT-SiG 2.0 and security gaps must be closed quickly: State back-doors and the targeted weakening of encryption are counterproductive for IT security and jeopardise confidence in the use of digital services.
From 6 - 8 October 2020, everything at it-sa will revolve around IT security. Take the opportunity to exchange views and experiences with leading industry experts and get the latest information on the newest products and services.
date 2020/10/06 to 2020/10/08 placeNuremberg