Cyber Security
Cyber Security

Benefit from a secure digital environment for unrestricted research and teaching.

The Switch centre of security excellence is a reliable partner for universities and critical infrastructure in Switzerland. We ensure a secure digital environment for research and teaching and proactively anticipate developments. In this way, we give our community members a knowledge and competitive edge. We recommend and implement appropriate measures while ensuring that incidents are handled reliably and with minimal impact. Thanks to our ongoing dialogue with trusted communities, we can precisely tailor our offerings to meet industry-specific challenges and needs. Learn more about how we can securely connect and protect you.

There are many reasons to choose Switch

Internet fraud is becoming more and more professional and new security vulnerabilities are increasingly emerging. That is why we consistently and continuously enhance our cyber security expertise.

Independent and transparent

We have been providing internet security for more than 25 years. We are independent and never bound to any software or hardware vendors.

Internationally networked

We maintain a global cyber security cooperation network with industry associations, federal and law enforcement authorities and other organisations.

Also active at federal level

We operate three critical infrastructures for Switzerland: the registry for Swiss and Liechtenstein domain names, the national higher education and research network Switch Lan and Switch CERT.

Experience thanks to synergies

We monitor the Swiss university network and work with clients in the financial, industrial and energy sectors. This gives us a unique insight into the global cyber threat situation.

Interdisciplinary expertise

As one of the most versatile centres of security excellence in Switzerland, we offer a broad spectrum of IT security expertise in all specialist areas.

Advice from a place of understanding

We are close to our customers. We understand their concerns and core business and keep them informed about the latest security vulnerabilities and other risks.

Our solutions in the area of Cyber Security

Martin Leuthold

Martin Leuthold

Head of Data, Security & Network