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17-giu-2019

SWITCH annual report 2018 now available online

SWITCH has just published its annual report 2018. For the first time it is not only available in PDF format but also as a complete online version in German, French and English. Go to the online version     Download...

14-giu-2019

SWITCH Security Report 2019-05/06

The new SWITCH Security Report is online, covering the following topics: Brought to light: Federal Crime Office closes down the world’s second largest illegal dark web marketplace WhatsApp, state trojans? Or, why the city of San...

5-giu-2019

Swisspower launches cooperation for cybersecurity

There is an increasing risk of cyber attacks on the energy infrastructure that challenges energy supply companies. Together with the SWITCH foundation, Swisspower has therefore launched a platform in which municipal utilities can...

29-apr-2019

Updated service descriptions

All SWITCH service descriptions have been revised and are now available in German and French on the Community Portal.  

11-apr-2019

Security Report 2019-03/04

The new Security Report is online, covering the following topics: Lenin and the detectives: Mobiispy stalkerware can make highly personal data collected while monitoring children and partners publicly accessible Ransomware trojan...

28-feb-2019

Security Report 2019-01/02

The new Security Report is online, covering the following topics: Company networks at serious risk: recent waves of malspam have been spreading the multifunctional trojan Emotet, targeting Windows devices in particular Phishing,...

20-dic-2018

Security Report 2018-11/12

The new Security Report is online, covering the following topics: SiSyPHuS gives Windows 10 low marks for data protection and security Vivy app suffering from multiple diseases: security researchers uncover several...

12-dic-2018

SWITCH sells switchplus to Combell Group

SWITCH is focussing on its university business and is selling its subsidiary switchplus to Belgium’s Combell Group, effective 12 December 2018. All employees will be retained. The parties agreed not to disclose the purchase...

29-nov-2018

A look back at Educause 2018

The Educause conference, aimed at the education sector, took place this year from 30 October to 2 November in Denver. The around 8,000 participants took the opportunity to exchange ideas and share their experiences in lectures,...

2-nov-2018

10 years of eduhub: video statement from Geneva

Pierre-Yves Burgi is Deputy CIO at University of Geneva. In a video message, he explains how the eduhub community came into being and how he continues to benefit from the platform. As part of eduhub’s 10-year anniversary, people who...