Norway orders Sectra Tiger solution for sharing classified information
Linköping – November 17, 2021 – The Norwegian Defence Materiel Agency has ordered additional units of the approved mobile encryption system Sectra Tiger/S from international cybersecurity and medical imaging IT company Sectra (STO: SECT B). The solution enables officials in the Norwegian defense and civil authorities to communicate securely and efficiently, preventing the risk of eavesdropping or information leakage. The new order encompasses the latest version of Sectra Tiger/S, which also guarantees the user higher availability from anywhere and at any time.
“Our customers place strict demands on security, flexibility and mobility. This new order confirms the Norwegian government’s continued confidence and trust in the ability of Sectra’s solution to protect their most sensitive communication,” says Simo Pykälistö, President of Sectra Communications.
Since 2002, Norway has used different versions of Sectra Tiger/S, which is a secure communication solution that allows users to share classified information up to the classification level SECRET. The latest version, Sectra Tiger/S 7401 LTE, offers support for all fixed and mobile 4G networks within Europe. The order was signed during the second quarter of Sectra’s 2021/2022 fiscal year.
Sectra Tiger/S 7401 LTE is approved by the Dutch security authority and the EU to be quantum-proof and for use up to and including the classification level SECRET. Visit Sectra’s website to read more about Sectra Tiger/S.
Sectra assists authorities and defense forces in Europe to protect society’s most sensitive information and hospitals throughout the world to enhance the efficiency of care. Sectra thereby contributes to a healthier and safer society. The company was founded in 1978, has its head office in Linköping, Sweden, with direct sales in 19 countries, and operates through partners worldwide. Sales in the 2020/2021 fiscal year totaled SEK 1,632 million. The Sectra share is quoted on the Nasdaq Stockholm exchange. For more information, visit the website.
Within the Secure Communications business area, Sectra develops products and services that protect some of society’s most sensitive information and communications. The offering includes secure voice and data communications, with solutions certified at the national level and by the EU and NATO, as well as security analysis and monitoring of critical IT systems, such as electricity and water supply. Sectra’s operations are conducted from its offices in Sweden, the Netherlands, Finland, Norway and the USA.