Tech industry questions core elements of federal ban on Huawei products

By Rick Weber / February 14, 2020 at 10:04 AM
The information technology industry is raising serious concerns about the unintended consequences of a federal ban on purchasing products from tech giant Huawei and other China-based companies, arguing regulatory language affecting defense and civilian agency contractors should be narrowed to limit its impact. The tech industry's concerns raise serious red flags for a rulemaking that has already undergone revision and which is central to the federal government's efforts to counter cybersecurity threats from China. "The language should be modified to...

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