Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Businesses Communications Government Verizon Politics

Germany Scores First: Ends Verizon Contract Over NSA Concerns 206

Posted by Unknown Lamer
from the localize-spying dept.
schwit1 (797399) writes with word that, after revelations that Verizon assisted the NSA in its massive surveillance program, Germany is cutting ties with Verizon as their infrastructure provider. From the article: The Interior Ministry says it will let its current contract for Internet services with the New York-based company expire in 2015. The announcement comes after reports this week that Verizon and British company Colt provide Internet services to the German parliament and other official entities. ... Ministry spokesman Tobias Plate said Thursday that Germany wants to ensure it has full control over highly sensitive government communications networks.
This discussion has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Germany Scores First: Ends Verizon Contract Over NSA Concerns

Comments Filter:

Somebody ought to cross ball point pens with coat hangers so that the pens will multiply instead of disappear.

Working...