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Electronic Communications and Transactions Act, 2002 (Act No. 25 of 2002)

Chapter V : Cryptography Providers

29. Register of cryptography providers



1) The Director-General must establish and maintain a register of cryptography providers.


2) The Director-General must record the following particulars in respect of a cryptography provider in that register–
a) The name and address of the cryptography provider;a description of the type of cryptography service or cryptography product being provided; and
b) such other particulars as may be prescribed to identify and locate the cryptography provider or its products or services adequately.


3) A cryptography provider is not required to disclose confidential information or trade secrets in respect of its cryptography products or services.