ONVIF Suspends Dahua and Hikvision

By: John Honovich, Published on Oct 09, 2019

Dahua and Hikvision have been 'suspended', and effectively expelled, from ONVIF, immediately following US sanctions being placed on the 2 mega Chinese surveillance manufacturers.

They join Huawei, also recently suspended by ONVIF for the same reason.

Inside this note, we examine what happened, share ONVIF's statement and how this will impact Dahua and Hikvision.

Update: ONVIF sent an email to members confirming this on 10/11/2019.

Update: Hikvision confirmed the suspension with an email to USA dealers on 10/11/2019.

Update: ONVIF has published an official statement on their website confirming this on 10/14/2019.

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Restrictions **** *** *****, **********, ***.

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Sanctions ******

***** *** ********* **** debate ***** *** ******* the ********* **** ****** Dahua *** *********. *** obvious ************ *** ******** US ******* ***** (*.*., an ***** **** ** a ******* ******* **** drive). *******, ***** ***** already ***** ****** ********* sanctions ****** (** ******), clearly ***** ******** ***** 'technology' ** **** ******* by ** *********.

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*******, ***** *********** ******* from *** ********'* **** standards **** ** ***** a **** ** *** reach ***** ********* *** already ******.

Comments (45)

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***, ** **** ** interesting ** *** ***** it ****.

**** ** *****, ***** is ******* **, ** seems **** ***** ** a **** ******** ******** push *** ************* ************ in *** *** **** in *******. ********** ******** to ******, *** **** compared ** *** **.

******: ***** ******* ******* confirming *** **********:

*** *** "***** ****** Sdn. ***." **** ***** have *********?

**** ****'* ** **** list

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********* ** *****,********* ** '*********' *.*., owned ** *********:

**** ** **** ***** who ** ********* ******* they *** ***** ** Dahua.

*** *******, ******** ** what ******** *** *******, Hikvision *** ****** *********** in ***** ****** ********** since **** *** ***** by *********, ***.

***** *** * **** about ** ** ***** website, ***:

* *** *** ********* /Dahua *** ****** ********** so **** *** ******* their *** ** ****..

* ******* ******** ******** on **** ** **** if ***** *** ********* their ******* **** * body **** ** ** follow ****? **** ***** block ************* ** *** private ****** ****.

Update: ********* ***** ********

********* *** **** * 'special ********' ** ******* acknowledging *** **********, *********** existing ********* ***** ******** are ***** ** *** that **** *** ************* with ***** ** ******* resolve ****:

********* *** **** * 'special ********' ** ******* acknowledging *** **********...

****** **** **** ********** might *** ** ******* to ** ***’*, **** as ***, ****** **** an ******* ******* *****:

*** ** ***% ***** compliant, ****** *** ************....

***** ********,

****** *** * **** or ** ******** ********* on *** *** **** we *** ****.

*'** ******** **** ****** and ******'* **** ******** on ***** *******.

****, *** ******** (*******) reason ***** *** *** yet ******* ** ******* anything ** ***** *******.

***, ** *** *** see **** *** ******* bulletin **** *********, ********* has ************ **** ** true.

** *** **** ******* evidence, **** ** *** communication **** *****'* ** firm:

*** ****** ** **** email ****** ** *****'* PR **** ******* ******* as ***** ***** ****** ***** ***** release:

***** *** ****,

***'* **** *** *** if *** ******* **** stick.

******* **** *****'* **** an ******** ********* ******* it ***** ******* ** away ****** **** ** expect.

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** ********* **** ****** when ***** ***** ******* statement.

******:***** *** *********** ******** ********* ** their ******* ********** ****, excerpted *****:

*** **** ****** ***** ONVIF ************* ** **** thereof. ********** *** **** * public ********* ** ***** website ************** ***** ********* *** suspended, ***** ******* ** properly ***** ** ****** these ********* ******* ***** ******'* ****, *.*., ******* ****:

***** ***** **** **** a '** *******' ** why **** ***** *** accurately ****** ***** *** member ****.

**'* *******, ** ***** for **** *************, *** so **** *** *****, given ***** ***** ******.

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**** **** ***********, **** ONVIF ******** *** ***** devices ***** **********:

#**, ******, **** ***, I ******** **** ******. I ** ****** ***** for ********* ******* ***** this ******** ** *********.

*****'* ********:

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

***** ** ********* ******** issued ******** **** *** Bureau ** ******** *** Security ** ** *** the ********** ** ******** setting ** *********** ****** or ****** *** ******** by *** ***.

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** **** ******** ** with ***** ***** ******* research **** ******** ************ on ********* ******. ***:******* ******** ******* ********** Prohibited ********** ** *** Standards ******* ** *********** Context **** * ****** Entity ** ********.

** **********, *** **** excerpt ** ********** **********:

*** ************** ** **** a ********** ******* **** Dahua ********** ******** *** conformance (*** * ***-****** process / *******) ***** be ******* *** ******.

*** ******** **** *** instructions *** ********** ** advisory *******:

*** ********** ******** ** specific ********* *** ******** in *** ******** *****, exporters *** ******* ** advisory ******* ***** *** procedures ********* ** **** 748 ** *** ***.

** **** ***** ***** if **** **** **** so *** *** ***** what ******* **** ***** be. ** **** ****** accordingly.

*** ************** ** **** a ********** ******* **** Dahua ********** ******** *** conformance (*** * ***-****** process / *******) ***** be ******* *** ******.

*** ** *** ***** that?

*** ****** ** *** restriction ***** ** **

*** ****** ****-***** ********* requirement **** **** ** whether *** ******** ******** the ********, ********, ** other ********** ** ********** or ******** **** ** of *.*.-******...

****, ********** *** *** test **** **** *** exchange ** ******** ** disclose *.*. ********** ** the ******.

*** ************ ** *** example *** *****, *** do *** ******* ********** via *** **** **** gives “****** ** ********* or ********* ********?”

* ****** **** **** (Bosch) *** *** ** the ******** ******** ** ONVIF. **** ******* *** made ** *****. *** sure *** ** ***** makes **** *******, *** if **'* *** ** Dahua, **** **** **** that **** (*****) ******* are ******* ** *** same ***** ************?

* ***** **, ** doesn’t ****** **** **** Hikua **** *** ********.

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