Chinese Government Attacks Western Reports

By: John Honovich, Published on Jan 03, 2018

The Chinese government is angry at the BBC and WSJ's reporting on Chinese video surveillance (see BBC Features Dahua and WSJ Investigates China's Total Surveillance State).

Much like Hikvision's attacks on IPVM for our reporting, Hikvision's superior, the Chinese government, has declared the BBC and WSJ's reporting to be wrong, bigoted and fake.

In this note, we examine the Chinese government's response, analyze their accusations and look at how the growing investigation of Chinese video surveillance may impact the global market.

*** ******* ********** ** angry ** *** *** and ***'* ********* ** Chinese ***** ************ (****** ******** ***** *** *** ************ *****'* ***** Surveillance *****).

**** *************'* ******* ** **** *** *** *********, *********'* superior, *** ******* **********, has declared *** *** *** WSJ's ********* ** ** wrong, ******* *** ****.

** **** ****, ** examine *** ******* **********'* response, ******* ***** *********** and **** ** *** the ******* ************* ** Chinese ***** ************ *** impact *** ****** ******.

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Background *** *** *** *******

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Specific ******* ********** ******* 

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  • "*******, *******"
  • "***** **** ****** ********** about *****"
  • "**** ****"
  • "****** **** ** *** rankings ** **** ********* news"
  • "******* ********* ********* *** a ****** *****"
  • "********-****** ****** ** *** West"

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One ***** ** ****** - ********** *************

*************, *** ****** ***** did **** *** ***** of ****** ****** ***** attack, ** *** '*************' of ***** **********:

******* **** *****, * BBC *************felt ** ******* *** ************* ** *** ****** ******* in a test in Guiyang, Southwest China's Guizhou Province. [emphasis added]

**** ** ************ ********* to *** ***'* '****' of *****'* ****** *********** system ***** *** ******** was '******' ** **** '7 *******:

** *********** ** *** ******** coverage, *** ****** '****' was ********. * ****** walking ******* * ******-******* checkpoint ** ****** ** get ******, ** ******** ** the ******* ***** ***** on *** **** ***. ** a ********* ****, ** is *****. ** * 'test' ** *** ************* of * ******, ** is ************, ** ****.

Analysis ** ******* ********** ******* ******

****** **** *******, *** **** counterclaim ** **** *** Chinese **********'* ***** ************ systems *** **** **** Western ***** ************ *******.

*******, ***** *** * fundamental *********** - ***** of ********* *** ***** constraints.

***** ** *********

** *** ****, ** country *** ********* ******** near *** ***** ** video ********* / ****-**** facial ************ **** ***** is **********. ***** ****** recognition of ****** ***** ******* checkpoints ** ***** ********* (*.*., at *********** ** *** driver ********), ****** ************ of ************* ******** (*.*., people ******* ** ** the ******) ** ***** quite ********. ****** ***** have **** **** ****** and ******* ***** ***********, few ** *** ******* video ************ ******* *** attempting ** ***** ****-**** facial ************ ****** ***** cameras.

*** ***** ** ****** performance - ****** ************ has ************ ****** ****** over ***** ***** *** camera ******. ** *** past ****, *****, ** particular, *** ***** **** learning ** * ******** to ****** ************ ******** and *** ******* *** harder **** ** *** West ** ******* *****-***** facial ************.

***** ***********

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****** ** *****, ************************* *** '******* ********'*** ********* ********** *******, a **** ****** ************ system ** *** **** is ****** ** **** significant ********, ********** ** how ** ** ****, when ** ** **** and **** ******** ******. And ******** **** ******. It ** **********. ****** millions ** ****** *** with ************ ****** ** different ****** *** ******* lighting **********, ****** **** look *****. ******** ******* ***** ******* based ** ****** ************ would ****** *********** *********** and ********.

*******, ************* **** ******* *** *** ***** ****** to *** *********** ** defend ***** ****** *** liberties. By ********, **** ************* and ******** *** *********** impossible ** *****. ********, children *** ***** ******** additional ******* ****** ** the **** ** ********** from ******** **********, ***** poses ********** *** **** facial *********** ***********. *** mere ****** ** **** lawsuits ***** *********** ****** broad ****** *********** ** facial *********** ******* ******* prevents **** ********* **** promoting *** ** ***** products ** **** ******.

*****,******, ************** *** ********* ********* in ******** ****** ************ of ***** **** *********** algorithms ** ******** **** by ******** *********. ***** lawsuits **** *** ********* for ******** ** **** systems ** *** ****, and **** ********** *** smaller ********** ** ***** technologies *** **** ** avoid similar *********** *** ********* for ***** ******.

*******, *** ***** ***** made ** **** ******* media ******* *** ********* the ******** **** ****** the ******** **********.

**** ** * *********** rejoinder, *********** ******'* ******** ********** ******** in *** ****** ** millions, ** ******** ******** to *** *** *** WSJ's *******. 

Impact ** ***** ************ ********

**** ****** ******* *** controversies *** ******** ** be **** *** *** Chinese ***** ************ ************* nor *** *** ******** at *****. *** ***** and ********* ************ ***** connected ** **** ******* that **** **** ** unethical ** *** **** does *** **** ***** branding '********'. ********, ** the ****** *** ****** views ***** ************, **** these ******* *******, ** being **** '*******' **** rather **** *** ***** protection ***** ***** **** barriers *** ******** **** expansion ** ****** ***** surveillance *******.

'Skynet' ******

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** ** *********** **** the **** "******" ** chosen. ** ** *** name ** ** **** organisation **** ********* ***** [sic] ** *** ** the ********** *****.

***, *** ** *** **** that *** ****** *** simply '***********' *** ************.

 

Comments (25)

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******* ********** ** ***** with ******* *****. *** worth * ****.

 

** **** ** ******* Chinese ******* ********** ******** and ******* *** ********* of * ******* ****** to *** **** ******.

*****'* * ***** *** Western ***** ******** *** values; ******* ** ******

******, * ***** **** him ** **** ********.

****, ******* **** ***** entirely ********** ** **** conversation, * **** ******** my ***** *********.

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*** **** *** ******* GOVERNMENT **** ** **** about ****? ** ** because ****'** ********, ******* WTO *****, ** **** companies *** *** *** of ******* *** ** infilitrate *** *** *** other ******'* ********?

****, ******* **** ***** entirely ********** ** **** conversation...

*** **?

*** ***’* ***** ********** someone ** “******** ********.” so *** *** ** hom **** (***** *** do ******) ***** ** intimidating?  ********** ** ******* who ***** **** * place ***** **** ******* are ***********?

*** *** ** ***, lol... *********** ***** * lot. *** ******* ******* is ********* ****** ***** from ******* ******* (*'* in ***** ***** * year ***** ****.) **'* be *********** ** **** why **** **** **** when ** *****'* ****** make *** ***** ** all.

*** *** *** **** one, *********** #*. **** is *** *** ***** and ******. ********.

*** *** ** ***, lol...

*’***.

*** **** **** *********** #5 ***'** *****. *** character ** *** ******* Government *** *** ************ that **** *** ****** be ********. **** ***** World ***** ************ *****, they ********** ***** ********, they **** **** ***** countries (******* *** ***), and **** ***** ***** technology *** *** ** hack ********* ********.

**** **** *** ****** breaking ** ********* *** gave *.*. ***! ******* has **** **** ***** it, ******* **** ** done ***** **.

********* ****** ******. ******* that's *** ******* ***'* great *******.

********* ****** ******. ******* that's *** ******* ***'* great *******.

*** **** **** **** fine ****** ** **** sides ;)

******, ****'* *** ** travel ** ***** ** meet *** ****** ** deal ****. ****'* *** we've ***** **** **** Hik *** *****.

**** ****** ********* *** two ***** ********* ** China ** ******* ** Chinese **********

** *******, **** **** mention ********* ******* ** the ******* ********** ****************'* *********** *********** ** the ******* **********. ** ** *** mention ***** ** *** same ****** ******* **** are ***.

****** *** *** ********. Anything ****, ****** *****.

* **** ****** ******* other ********** ******** **** in ***** **** **** spillover ****** **** ******** cameras...

**** **** ********* **** up? ****** ****** ** buy *** ***** ***** besides ***** *** ***, and **** **** ******** about **, ** *** too ******** ** ******* you're *** ****** ******* goods, ***'** ******* ******* to ****.

****** *** *** ******** to *** ***** ****** at ***. **'* * free ***** *** **** market ******* - ************** ** ***** *** Hik. ***'* ******* *** integrator **** *** *** user. ** **** ******** is ***** *** ******** your *******, **** **** go **** ******** *** propose - ****'* **** job.

**********'* *** ******** **** feel ** ************ **** for *** ******* *** their ******* - ****** into ************* ******* *******, fitness *** *******, ********** offering *** ***** *** level ** ********* *********.

** *** ***** ** that ** *** *** a ******** ** ***** - *** **** **** them ** *****. ** the *****/*** ********* ***** to ******* ** ****.

** ****** **** ** said ** *** *****, Hikvision *** * ***** within *** ****** ** various ******. *** ***** are ***** **** **'* not ********. *** ********* ** the ********** ** ** establish *** ******** *********** and ******* **** **** the **** ***** ******** that ******** ***** *****.

***********, *'* **** ******** up * ****** ***** I **** ****** * Tecton ***/*** *** ********* cameras (******* **** ********* BTW) - **** ****** we're * *** *******, because * ******* **** is *** **** ********. For *** ******** *** there ****** ** ******** and ************ ** *** UK.

** **, **'* *** about ********* ***** ******** at *** - **'* about ****** ****** * free ****** *** **********'* doing ***** ***.

******* **** ****** **** into ************* **** ***** factors **** **** ********* (Chinese **********), ******** ***** (National), *** ******* ** quality *** **** ** innovation. ****** ***** **** is "*********" ** ******* rated ** ***** **** (wake **), ****'** **** unaware ** *** **** picture. **** *** ***** are, ***** ** *** reason * ***** **** should **** ****** ********.

** **** *** *** other ******** *****'* ** a ***** *********. ****** backdoors, ****** ********* ** network ******* **** *** being ********* ** *** millions *** **** *** country, **** ** ********* facilities? **'* **** * Black ****** ******* (** Twighlight **** *** *** boomers). *** *** **'* actually ****.

*** **** **** *** Chinese ********** ** ********** journalism **** ********** ***** CCTV ******** ****** ** a **** *** ****.

*** ****** ***** ******* buying ********* *** *** reason *** *** ****** only ******* ** *** cheaper **** *** *** rest ** *** ******** out ** *** ******. Hikvision ****** *** ****** plain *** ******. **** exploited **** ****** ** many ***** ******* ********* have **** **** **** low **** *****. *** they ** ***** ** we ** ********* **** lower **** ******** *** our *** ********** ********** overseas ************* *** *********** of ******** **** ******** with *** **********.

**** **** ****** ** this ******** *** **** as **** ****** ** not **** *** ** sell *** **** **** on ***** *** ***** alone ** **** **** prices *** ** **** look ** ******** ******* through *** ******** ** lower **** ***** **: Hikvision ** *** *** of *** ******* **** produce *** ******.

*** ** *** *** only **** ** *** problem *** **** *** a ***** **** ** it. ** ** ******** need ** ******* ******** companies *** ******** **********  because ** *** *** survive ** * ****** when **% ** *** economy ** ***** ** consumer ********.

 

****'* * **** ******* and ** *** *** rather **** ******* ** China ******* *** ******** - ******** *** ********* (US, ** ** ********), as *** *****. 

*** ******* ************* **** started ***** ****** ******* ago - **** ** not * *** *******. Throwing ** ********* ********** claims *** ************ ************* only ******** **** *** facts ** **** **** the **** **** ****** find ** *********** ** produce ***** ** ****** that *** **** ***. The ****** *** ***** muddied **** ******** ****** *** get ***** ***** ** to ********* *** ******* of *** *** *****. Yes, ********* **** **** it **** - *** other ***** *** ******* is *********** *** ***** on ****, **** *** ignorance.

** *** ***, *** I ******* *****, *** need ** **** **** your ****. ** *** want * ******** ******* **** buy ** *** *** it - **'* ** simple ** ****.

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