• Category: Hosting news, Products, Tips & tutorials

    What has indicated for years, has occurred recently: IP addresses of the most widely employed standard IPv4 are no longer available in North America. The American Registry for Internet Numbers (ARIN), which is responsible for assigning IP addresses in North America, lately announced that the last packet has been awarded with 256 addresses. New IP addresses are therefore only available when enterprises return their packages.


  • Category: Background, Hosting news, Company

    The hosting-location Germany is the main criterion for many customers when it comes to the security of their data. They appreciate nearby data centers as well as a locally acting support. The Keyweb AG remains true to itself and continues to serve its customers out of Germany.


  • Category: Background

    Until recently, Germany was the only EU member, that did not perform any data retention. But alongside the many local and global political troubles, a majority of 404 delegates of the German Bundestag voted for the data retention on October 16th, 2015. But they are a long way off from a political consensus: Greens and Left Party closed against the new law while opinions differ widely within the Great Coalition. What does this decision mean for Germany and what is the state of privacy?


  • Category: Events, Tips & tutorials, Company

    On 23 September 2015, the Association for Economic Security of Central Germany (VSWM), the Thuringia Development Bank, TÜV Thuringia, the German Association for Small and Medium-sized Businesses of Thuringia (BVMW) and the German Trade Association hosted the IT Security Forum. The presentations were held under the motto "Information protection is becoming an entrepreneurial duty! - Liability risks - Solution proposals" and warned against cyber attacks, took a look at potential threats and discussed prevention measures.