Export control and strong encryption

1. Wassenaar Arrangement

Mathema operates in a number of Participating States of the Wassenaar Arrangements. See generally https://www.wassenaar.org .

Mathema complies with its obligations in relation to the export of dual use technologies.

2. Obligations generally

Mathema does not export any technology in breach of the Wassenaar Arrangements.

Mathema is in possession of a number of technologies that may be subject to the Wassenaar Arrangements. These include, but are not limited to :

  • strong cryptography
  • control systems including drone and vehicle control systems
  • pattern recognition technology including object identification and real-time tracking
3. Obligations specifically

Mathema and its clients may be controlled by specific legislation, including :

Australia - Defence Trade Controls Act (2012) Cth.

Germany - Policy Principles of the Government of the Federal Republic of Germany for the Export of War Weapons and Other Military Equipment

Switzerland - Federal Act on the Control of Dual-Use Goods and of Specific Military Goods

Ordinance on the Export, Import and Transit of Dual Use Goods, Specific Military Goods and Strategic Goods (Goods Control Ordinance, GCO)

United Kingdom - Cryptography Note’ – Note 3 to Category 5 Part 2, Information Security as it appears in Annex I to Council Regulation (EC) No. 428/2009 (as last amended by Regulation (EU) No. 2268/2017)

United States - Export Administration Regulations (EAR) (U.S. Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Title 15 chapter VII, subchapter C.)