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Policy Matters

Apr 3, 2019

Huawei is a giant Chinese telecommunications equipment and consumer electronics manufacturer.  There are serious concerns, in the United States and elsewhere, that the company represents a potential threat to secure networks.   Much of the concern has focused on stopping Huawei from building its 5G network in the United States and allied countries.   Does Huawei represent a threat?   What approach should the US government take to it?

Our guest this episode is Dr. Chris Bronk.   He is assistant professor of computer and information systems and associate director of the Center for Information Security Research and Education at the University of Houston.  Prior to moving to U of H, Dr. Bronk was the fellow for information technology policy at Rice University’s Baker Institute for Public Policy.