China Tech Giants are Security Threat to U.S.
American companies should avoid doing business with China’s two leading technology firms because they pose a national security threat to the U.S., the House Intelligence Committeeis warning in a report.
The panel says U.S. regulators should block mergers and acquisitions in this country by Huawei Technologies Ltd. and ZTE Corp, among the world’s leading suppliers of telecommunications gear and mobile phones. Reflecting U.S. concern over cyber-attacks traced to China, the report also recommends that U.S. government computer systems not include any components from the two firms because that could pose an espionage risk.
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