Clear strategy for IT security and data protection by authorities, businesses, science and citizens is the basis for national sovereignty the German IT Security Association (TeleTrusT) urges the future federal Government to include the formulation and implementation of national security roadmap in its work programme. The always obvious growing extent of eavesdropping shows the challenges through cyber spying. Must be taken by appropriate prioritization in the upcoming government program account the. A sustainable IT security strategy, in which the relevant stakeholders from politics, users, science and IT security industry involved, is essential for ensuring the action sovereignty of State and economy. With the in September 2013 furnished “round table to the IT security technology”, the Federal Government has already created an important basis. Now it is true, this body, in which all representatives at the table sits with the development of a specific national To instruct security roadmap. It aims to concretize the already identified action requirements, to provide the necessary financial resources and to provide a detailed timetable for the implementation.
“Secure IT requires the acquisition and the use of high-quality and trustworthy security technology. And there is this not still comes from alone to use free of charge. That showed the bugging of Merkel’s unprotected party phone again”, so TeleTrusT Board and Sirrix-CEO Ammar Alkassar. “The protection of data and communication is the safety of a digitised society of the 21st century: no one today seriously question the compulsory despite loss of comfort.” IT security we gotta go there.” Germany already has a distinctive and internationally first-class IT security industry and through close cooperation with the Federal Office for security in information technology a demand-oriented solution palette for protection of IT systems. This must be now active in a long term and Integrated tuned IT security strategy and roadmap. “While the goal must be, to promote a paradigm shift in IT security, to protect our information and data effectively and efficiently.