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Kaspersky Lab's move from Russia to Switzerland fails to save it from Dutch oven

Norman Nescio Silver badge

Crypto AG

Moving to Switzerland does not necessarily prevent the NSA* installing backdoors into your equipment/software.

It's worth familiarising yourself with the story of Crypto AG

Schneier on Security:NSA Backdoors in Crypto AG Ciphering Machines

Note that it is quite possible for intelligence agencies to pull this sort of stunt without the willing cooperation or even the knowledge of a company's management.

*Insert intelligence agency initialism of your choice here.

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