82 people in Aargau after contact tracing in quarantine – Canton (Aargau) – Aargau

There are currently 1185 confirmed corona cases in Aargau, 8 more than on Friday, as can be seen from the cantonal crisis team’s situation bulletin. So far, a total of 44 people in Aargau have died from the effects of the corona virus – another death occurred on the weekend. There are currently 7 people … Read more

Contact tracing: 63 Aargau residents had to be in quarantine – Canton (Aargau) – Aargau

Around five people are currently infected with the corona virus in Aargau every day. These numbers are reasonably stable – and deep enough that the canton can once again use an old means of fighting viruses: so-called contact tracing. If someone falls ill with the virus, the canton tries to find out the close contacts … Read more

Contact Tracing App DP3T – These are the risks of the Swiss solution

The Switzerland Contact Tracing App poses these risks Various countries want to use so-called contact tracing apps to contain the corona crisis These are used to record contacts via smartphones The solution DP3T from ETH and EPFL uses a decentralized approach to respect the security concerns of the users This post summarizes the remaining risks … Read more

Corona tracking: how contact tracing apps work, what to think about them

To curb the new SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus and to enable people to go about their everyday life again, Apple and Google have joined forces to anchor the infrastructure for so-called contact tracing apps in their mobile operating systems. With the help of the digital age, contact tracing apps are designed to support health authorities in what … Read more