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This is not Huawei to reassure people about Beijing's spying eyes: Trivial backdoor found in HiSilicon's firmware for net-connected cams, recorders

By Shaun Nichols 05 Feb 2020 at 21:02

Huawei effectively built a poorly hidden, insecure backdoor into potentially millions of surveillance devices that use its HiSilicon subsidiary's chips, it appears. This security blunder could be exploited over the local network to inject commands into vulnerable equipment. A hardware probester going by the name of Vladislav Yarmak explained on Monday how...

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