US FCC: Dahua and Hikvision "Deemed A Threat" To National Security

By John Honovich and Charles Rollet, Published Mar 15, 2021, 09:12am EDT (Info+)

The US FCC has "released a list of communications equipment and services that have been deemed a threat to national security", calling out Dahua and Hikvision among 5 China technology manufacturers as an "unacceptable" risk.

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Inside this note, we review the US FTC's move, and what this means for the world's 2 largest video surveillance manufacturers.

Executive *******

*** ** *** ********* * ****** ******:

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*** ******'* ****, ***** ** *** 2019 ****, ***** ***** *** ********* as **** ** ***** ************ *** affiliates **** ******* ** ***** ************ services ******** ***** ***** *********:

*** ****** ***** ********* *** *********** of * ******* **** ********** ******* equipment ** ******** ******** ** *** following ********: (*) ****** ************ *******, (2) *** ***********, (*) ****** ************** Corporation, (*) ************************ ********** *******, *** (*)*************** *******. *** ********* ** ***** entities ** *** ******* **** ******* both ** ************ *** ********** ** these ********, ** **** ** ** “telecommunications ** ***** ************ ******** ******** by **** ******** ** ***** **** equipment.” [******** *****]

*** ****** ****** ***** ***** *** "deemed ** **** ** ************ **** to *** ******** ******** ** *** United ******".

Prohibit *** *** ** ******* *********

**** **** ********* *** ***** ** the****** ******** ***** ****,********** "*** ** ******* ********* ** purchase ********* ** ******** ****** ** pose ******** ******** *****". **** ******* subsidies**********-**** *****/******** ******** *** ***-********* **************. *** *********** ***** **** ******* subsidy ******** ** **** ** ******* covered *****/********, *.*. ***** *** **, 2021.

Reimbursement ******* ** *******

*** ******* *********** * '************* ******* **** provided *** *** *********** ** ************** equipment ** ******** **** ***** **** risks". **** ******* **** ***** ***** May **, ****.

********** *** ************* **** **** ** submit * "****" *** "********* ******* and ***********" ***** **** * "******** timeline", *** *** ******. **** ********, recipients ****** "********, ****, *****, ** otherwise ****** ******* ************** ********* ** services, ***** ************* ***** ** *** other ***** (********* ***** ******* **** private *******)".

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

********* *** ***** *** **** ** largely ********** ** *** **** ** FCC ******* ********, ************, **** ****** will ******* ********** ** ***** **** using ********* *** ***** ** ** explicitly ******** **** ******** ******** *******. More ********, **** **** ********** *** integrators **** ******* **** ** *** Hikua ****, ****** ** ** *********** **** ***.

No ***** ****

**** ****** *** ***** ************ ******** has ******** ** ****** *** * reversal ** ****** ***** *** ***** administration ******* ***** *** *********. ** a *******, **** **** ** *** such * ********. ******, ** ******** to **** ****, *****-***** *** *********** China ************ *** **** "******** ** '******* *****' ******".

China ******* ****** ***** ****

** *** **** ******, *** *** has ******* ** *** ***** ******* video ************ ** * ****** ** the ***'* *** ********. *** *******, China ************* ** ****:

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Три китайские компании попали в список угроз нацбезопасности США

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**** **** ******* ** ** ******* from *** *******. **’* *** *********, but ***********.

**** ******* -***** ******

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#*, *** **** **** ****** ** the ***'* ******?

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*** **** ******* **** * ***** job ** ******** *** ****** ****** to ******** ******* *** ***** ********** choices.

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*** '****** ******' ** **** ********** as * ***** ********. * ***** you **** **** *** ************* *** not ******** ******. **** *** '****** impact' ******* ******* ** *** ********* view ****.

*** **** **** *** ** ********** has ****** **** ******** * ****** to ******** ******** ** * ******* concern, ***/**?

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"*** '****** ******' ** **** ********** as * ***** ********. "

** ** **** **** ****** **** who's ***, *********** ** ***; ***** he **** **** ********* ***** *** is ****** *** **** ** ***** little ******* ********...

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**** *** *** *** *********** ******* are ** *** ****** *** ** chat. **** *** ****** **** *** case *** **** **** ***** ***** to **** ****. ** ** ********* for **** ****** ** *** **** in ***** ** ******* ****** **** abusing *** ******* (************, ********* ********, etc). *** **** *** **** ***********:*********** ******* - ***** *** *****

** *** *****, * ******* (*** do *** **** *** *******) **** they ***** **** **** *********** ** they ****** *****, ******* *** ******** **** ** *** **** *****-** way ** ******* ****. *** ****** sure *** *** ***** ** ******* about ******. ** ***'** ******** **** John ***** **** *** **** *** like ***** *** *********, ***'* ****.

**** **********: * ** *** **** for ****, ** **** **** ** take **** **** * ***** ** salt.

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"*** ****** **** *** *** ***** be ******* ***** ******. ** ***'** paranoid **** **** ***** **** *** that *** **** ***** *** *********, don't ****."

*'* *** ******* ** ******** ***** John, *** *************** ** ********; * have ** ***. * ***'* ***** agree **** *** ** *** **** points; ***********, ***** ******* ** *******, even **** * **** ** ** wrong. * **** ***'* **** **** he/they *** **** ***** *** ** what * *** ** *** *** like. **** * ** **** ** that ** ** ***'* ***** ****** more ********* ** *** ****** **** are *********** **** ****** *** *** countries, ** **** *** ****** **** the ******* **** ***** ********* ***....

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*********? **** **** *** ** ** with ****** *******.

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********* - *********

:******** ** ******** ** ****** ****** or***********. (********* *****)

**** *****, ** ********** ******** (*********** use) ** *** ***** ** **** website.

***** *** *** **** *** ** ADT **** ***** *********, *** *****.

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**** *****, ** ********** ******** (*********** use) ** *** ***** ** **** website.

**** ******* ** * ******* *********** of * ** ********** ******:** ***: ***** *** ********* "****** A ******" ** ******** ********.

* ***** ********* *** ***** **** about ***** **** ** * ******* that ** "****** * ******" ** your *** *******'* ******** ********, ***** rigged *** ***** ******* *** *** profited *** ** ******* ****** ***********.

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******** ***** *** ******* ****:

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****, ** *** ** ***** *** side, ***** *** ********* **** *** advertised ** ** ***** **** *** the **** *** ******. ** **** be *********** **** ***** ******* ** do *** *** **** ********** ***** historical ******** ***** *** ********.

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****

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*** **** *** ***** * ******* firms?

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******, ***, *** ****** -*** ****:

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******** ********** ************* *** **** ** ask *********,

"**** *** ******** *** ******** ******** around **** ********'* ****?"

** **, ******* ******* ***** *** by ********* **** ********** ********** ****!

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***** ****** ** * "*****" ** the ****.

*** ****** **** ********** ****** **** Hikua ******** (*** ********* ****** **** because * ***** *** **** ** Chinese ************ **** **** *** **** proven) **** *** ****** **** ** ability ** ****** "***** ****" ************ or *********, ** ******/******** ****** ******?

* *** *** **** *** *******, but ** ********* *** *******. * would *** *** ***** ** * bank, ********** ******, ************** *******, ***. but ** ******* ** ******* ** those *** ****. ** * **, I **** ****** ** ***** ******* like **** ** ******. ******* * question *** ** ******** "******" *** what ** ****** *****. ** ******* cybersecurity *****, ** *********?

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* ***'* ******* ****** *** *** or *** ********** ******** ***** *** assumption ** '******** *****'. *** ********* are:

(*) ** *** ***** **** ***** is ** *** *** ******* ** use *** ****, ** **, ** these *******?

(*) ** *** ***** **** ***** is ** *** *** ******* ** use *** **** ********* ** ******** updates ** *** *******?

(*) ** *** ***** **** ***** is ** *** *** ******* ** use ***** ******* ********* ** ***** cloud ******** (***-*******, ***.))?

* ***** *** ****** **** **** (PRC -> ***, *** *** -> PRC) ** **, **, **.

*******: ***** ***** ******* **** **** week -** ******* ****** *****’* ******** ** be ***** *** *** ‘** *** second’

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*** *****'* *** *** *** *******? Why ***'* **** *** ********, ******, tiktok, ********* *** *** ***** ******** that ***** ******* ***** *'* ** and **** *'* ********?

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**** **** ***** *** **** ****** already. **'* ******* ***** ******** (****** for ****** ***** ** *** *** to ***) *** *** ******** ** a ******* ********* **** ***** ** diminish ** ** *** ************* ***** by ******** *** ************ ********. ****'* in ******** ** *** *** ***** things **** **** ** ** **** with *****. ** **, **** ***'* get *** **** *********, *** ********** so. **** ****** ** *** * false *********** ** ** ******* ******* debate.

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". **'* ******* ***** ******** (****** for ****** ***** ** *** *** to ***) *** *** ******** ** a ******* ********* **** ***** ** diminish ** ** *** ************* ***** by ******** *** ************ ********. "

***'** *******; ***** ******** *** ******** to ******** *********** **** **** ** control *** ****** ** ****** **** speech, ***** ** **** *****. ** are ***** ******** **** ******. ** need ** ***** ***** ********. *****'* biggest *** ***** - *** **** crumble **** *** ****** ***....

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**** * **** ****** **** * foreign ********* ***** ******* *** ** sell *** **** **** ******, ********, etc. *** **** ** * ****** threat ** *** ****** ****** ** America **** ***** **. ** ** Xi ******* ** ******** ***** ******* with **** *******?

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*** ** ** **** ******* ****** decided ** **** *** *** *** go **** *********'* **** ********* ****, as *** *****/*********** *** ****** *****, and ** *** ***** ********. *** client ********** ******* *** ********** *** HIK ***** ** ** ****** ***** we ********* * **** ****** ******.

** **** ****** **** ***/***** **** not ** **** ** ******* *** US ****** ***** *** *** ************** doubling **** ** *** ************, *** it **** ******* **** **** **** alternatives **** ******* **** ** *** void.

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** ***** ** ******** ******* ** on *** *** **** **** ******** with *** *******:

******* ****** *** ********* ******* **** drives ** ******, ********** **** **** STX - *** ***

******* ****** *** ********* ******* **** drives ** ******, ********** **** **** The ******** **********'* ****** ** ******** and ******** ** ******* ******* ********** over * ******** ****** ** ********* imposed ** *****, *** ********** ****'* Bill ***** *******. ********* ** *** people ******** **** *** *****, ******* is ********* ** ********** ******* **** drives ** ****** ************ **** ********* microchips ******* ** ****** ******** ***** the *** *** ********** ** ******.

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“**** ****** *** ***** ************ ******** has ******** ** ****** *** * reversal ** ****** ***** *** ***** administration ******* ***** *** *********.”

**** ** ****** ******** ** **. It’s ***** ** ********** ******* * distinctly ****** *** ***** *********** ******* me: “** ***** **** **** *********/***** is ***** ** **** ******* **’* best ******* **** *****!”

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**** ** ****** ******** ** **. It’s ***** ** ********** ******* * distinctly ****** *** ***** *********** ******* me: “** ***** **** **** *********/***** is ***** ** **** ******* **’* best ******* **** *****!

** ***'* **** ******** *** ** likes *** ******. ** *** ** friends ***, **** ****** *******.

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**'* ****** ** ** *** ********* don't *** ** *** ******* ********** to ******* ***** ********* ********* *** thus ***'* *** ****** *** ******.

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