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Utimaco sells Monitoring Centres and Communications Monitoring technology. They have been found in Iran, Syria and Tunisia. German export law doesn't specifically regulate these technologies, so they can easily end up in the wrong hands.


Germanusstrabe 4
52080
Aachen
Germany


Parent Company: Sophos
CEO: Malte Pollmann
Founded: 1985

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A major privacy group today said it is planning to take the UK government to court for allowing egregious surveillance technology to be exported to repressive foreign regimes.

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When a product line becomes engulfed in controversy, the PR team's first move is to distance the corporation from the damage.

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People often ask me why I investigate the surveillance trade - surely the police and intelligence services need these technologies to prevent serious crime and terrorism?

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This week in London, the world's largest arms fair DSEI rolled into town, bringing together some of the world’s most sop

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338 surveillance vendors in 35 countries around the world. 1203 documents detailing 97 technologies..
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Surveillance Industry Index uses material released as part of the WikiLeaks Spy Files and other partners. This research was conducted as part of our Big Brother Incorporated project, an investigation into the international surveillance trade that focuses on the sale of technologies by Western companies to repressive regimes intent on using them as tools of political control.

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