Track and trace app underused due to privacy fears

Track and trace app underused due to privacy fears

July 9, 2020, 9:10 a.m.
More than half of us don’t want to install the track and trace app because of privacy fears.
App being launched to alert citizens to exposure to Covid-19

App being launched to alert citizens to exposure to Covid-19

April 23, 2020, 9:26 a.m.
An app is being launched for Switzerland, to alert people should they be exposed to someone infected with coronavirus.
Sophisticated UN hack raises suspicions of state backing

Sophisticated UN hack raises suspicions of state backing

Jan. 30, 2020, 9:32 a.m.
It’s emerged the UN’s IT system was hacked last summer – but the organization decided not to public...
Protesters demonstrate against 5G technology

Protesters demonstrate against 5G technology

Jan. 27, 2020, 8:51 a.m.
Around 2,000 people protested over the weekend in several Swiss cities against the expansion of 5G mobile technology.
Google to update Switzerland Street View

Google to update Switzerland Street View

April 18, 2019, 9:12 a.m.
Google will be updating its Street View pictures in Switzerland. 
Privacy concerns hinder Geneva cable car plan

Privacy concerns hinder Geneva cable car plan

Dec. 7, 2018, 10:06 a.m.
It doesn’t look like Geneva will be getting a commuter cable car after all.
Sharing phone pin code can lead to privacy invasion

Sharing phone pin code can lead to privacy invasion

Nov. 23, 2018, 10:14 a.m.
Keep your phone PIN code secret. That’s the advice from the Crime Prevention Bureau.
Swiss customer privacy largely unprotected online

Swiss customer privacy largely unprotected online

Oct. 11, 2018, 10:33 a.m.
Swiss International Airlines is under pressure to improve its online security by the Federal Data Protection Commission.
Court rules spouses have no right to read each other's emails

Court rules spouses have no right to read each other's emails

Dec. 20, 2017, 8:32 a.m.
A woman has been convicted of digital intrusion after she read her husband’s emails which showed he was having ...
ECHR criticises lack of regulation over snooping in Switzerland

ECHR criticises lack of regulation over snooping in Switzerland

Oct. 19, 2016, 2:20 p.m.
The European Court of Human Rights has criticized Switzerland for having a lack of sufficient controls on the use of ...
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