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Theresa May defies security warnings of ministers and US to allow Huawei to help build Britain’s …

When politics mixes with cyber risk. Being aware that the Telegraph really doesn’t like our current PM means you can see why the first paragraph is negative about her but the second points out that the risk is mitigated by limiting Huawei to the non-core parts of infrastructure…:

Theresa May has given the green light to a Chinese telecoms giant to help build Britain’s new 5G network despite warnings from the US and some of her most senior ministers that it poses a risk to national security.

The National Security Council, which is chaired by the Prime Minister, agreed on Tuesday to allow Huawei limited access to help build parts of the network such as antennas and other “noncore” infrastructure.

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Peter Glock
Over 30 years of designing, building and managing telecoms and IT services. Primarily working with large enterprise and professional services businesses in Asia, North America, continental Europe and the UK. Information security professional, secret physics nerd.
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