ONVIF Chairman Criticizes Low Cost Cameras (Also, He Works At Axis)

By: John Honovich, Published on Jul 12, 2017

ONVIF Chairman Per Björkdahl has taken a strong public stance against low cost cameras that are 'much more vulnerable to attack' as he explains in this Source Security 'roundtable':

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