BBC Investigation: Huawei’s ‘Shoddy’ Work Prompts Talk of Ban

A top cyber-security official has said Huawei’s “shoddy” engineering practices mean its mobile network equipment could be banned from Westminster and other sensitive parts of the UK.

GCHQ’s Dr Ian Levy told BBC Panorama the Chinese telecom giant also faced being barred from what he described as the “brains” of the 5G networks.

The UK government is expected to reveal in May whether it will restrict or even ban the company’s 5G technology. Huawei said it would address concerns.

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