Saturday, 25 May 2019

Germany ignores US lobby on 5G security

By Chris Kelly, Total Telecom
Friday 08 March 19

The US had called on Germany to ban Huawei from its 5G deployment, but new regulations published today leave the door open for the Chinese vendor in Germany

German telecoms regulator, the Bundesnetzagentur (BNetzA), has published a series of security requirements to govern the rollout of 5G in Europe's biggest economy.  The guidelines represent a tightening of security legislation around the country's telecommunications networks but resist US calls for a ban on Chinese network equipment provider…

German telecoms regulator, the Bundesnetzagentur (BNetzA), has published a series of security requirements to govern the rollout of 5G in Europe's biggest economy.  The guidelines represent a tightening of security legislation around the country's telecommunications networks but resist US calls for a ban on Chinese network equipment provider…

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