Bans Roll Across Scotland And UK Against Dahua and Hikvision

By Charles Rollet, Published Nov 25, 2022, 07:48am EST (Info+)

Both the UK and Scottish governments have banned Hikvision plus other PRC providers from certain government usage for national security reasons, in a sea change for UK video surveillance.

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Scotland ********** ***** *********

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**** ********** ******* ********** *** **** up ** *****abhorrent ********* not only to minority groups but its own indigenous people. Also, I was taken aback by the lack of representation of senior female politicians at the Politburo meeting last week. It’s as if women mean nothing in top positions.

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Genetec: "**** ******** ****"

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VIVOTEK: "**** ** *** ****"

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Hikvision/Dahua ** *** ******** *******

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Potential ******* ** ************

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Impact: **'* ****?

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*******, ***** ** * *********** **** of ***** ******** ********* ********* **** as ****, *.*. **** ** *** UK ****** *********** ******** ****** ****** ** ******.

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********* *** *** ******** ******* ** the **, *** ** *** *** liberal *********** ** *******. **** ******** significant ******* ****** ********** *** ********** projects **** ******* **** ****** *******.

** *** **, **** ** *********'* peak ** ****, **** ***** **** close ** **** ** **** *** projects ** **** *** ********, ***** others, ******** ******.

*******, ** *** **, **** *** Avigilon **** ******** ************* ******* **** Hikvision *** **** *****. ********, ****** who *** ****** ** *** ** post **** ***, *** * **** presence ** *** ** *****.

** **** ** *********** ** *** who *********** ** **** ** *** UK.******** *** ** ********* ** *********** UK**********, ****** *** ******** ** * price ***** ***** ** *****. ****** is ******* ** ***** *** ***** to ***** *** ***** **** ** substantially ***** ***** ** **********.

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******- ********* ************ ********** *********** *** ** ********** ***, ****** "glad ** *** *** ****" *** touting *** **** **********:

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****** *** *******! **** **** **** is **** ******* ****, ** ** may *** ******* *** ******* ********* fully. **'** ****** ** *** *** guidelines *** ****** ** "********* *****".

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******: *** *** ************* *********** *** ** ********** ********, ******* it ** "****** ******* **** ******'* ***** ** deliberately *********** *** ******* ** ******** security ** **** **** ******* ***********", per ******* ******** ************ *** ****:

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***** ** ****** ******* **** ******'* moves ** ************ *********** *** ******* of ******** ******** ** **** **** Chinese ***********, *** ******* ******* ******** said ** ******, ** ******** ** the ** **********'* *********** ** ******* cameras ** ********** ********* ****** ******** concerns.

"** *** ******* * ***** *** on *** ****** **** *******. *** Chinese ********** **** ****** ****** ******* businesses' ********** *** ****** ****** *** interests," **** ******* ******** ************ *** Ning.

**** **** *** *** ********** *** banned ******* ***** ************ ** *** own ******** *** *****, ******** ** early ** **** ********* ***** ***** ***** ****** "*** ******** *** *******'* ********":

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*** ****, ********: ******* ***** ************ ** ******** Risk****** *** *** ******* *** ******* Tech ******** ******** ******** *****.

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