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UK MPs to question Huawei about 5G network security

Friday 7 June 2019 | 14:08 CET | News
UK MPs will question network operators, suppliers and academics about the possible security risks involved with 5G mobile networks, and how these risks can be managed, on Monday 10 June.

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