Tag: ban


BT says Huawei ban cost firm $612 million: Report

September 25, 2023

Via: RCR Wireless News

The previous decision by the U.K. government to ban local telecoms firms from using Huawei equipment in the deployment of the country’s 5G networks has cost local carrier BT a total of £500 million ($612 million), local press reported, citing […]


Canada bans Huawei, ZTE in 5G networks

May 20, 2022

Via: CSO

Canada is the latest country to ban Huawei and ZTE equipment from use in the telecommunications field generally and 5G networks in particular, as the government’s announcement this week detailed its intention to introduce a broad, new telecom security framework. […]


Four states propose laws to ban ransomware payments

June 28, 2021

Via: CSO

Following the epic ransomware attacks on Colonial Pipeline and top meat producer JBS, some government officials have called on Congress and the administration to ban organizations from making ransom payments to threat actors. The goal of such a ban would […]