Friday, 21 June 2019

Huawei: The UK must work with its European neighbours to codify 5G security standards

Chris Kelly
Wednesday 17 April 19

Huawei’s chief security expert, John Suffolk, said that the UK would benefit enormously from working with its European neighbours on network security

The UK government and telecoms regulator should work with their European partners to define a single, codified security standard for 5G, according to Huawei’s top security official. Speaking at a press conference in Shenzhen yesterday, Huawei’s global cyber security and privacy officer, John Suffolk, said that the implementation of a single, codified security standard would allow the UK to secure its networks and speed up 5G rollout.   “As an ex-government person myself, my position is really quite clear…

The UK government and telecoms regulator should work with their European partners to define a single, codified security standard for 5G, according to Huawei’s top security official. Speaking at a press conference in Shenzhen yesterday, Huawei’s global cyber security and privacy officer, John Suffolk, said that the implementation of a single, codified security standard would allow the UK to secure its networks and speed up 5G rollout.   “As an ex-government person myself, my position is really quite clear…

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