Huawei: EU GDPR regulations provide a model for cyber security
Huawei’s launch of a new “cyber security transparency centre” in Brussels was meaningful, but more meaningful still were continual mentions of GDPR by company executives.
Under intense international pressure to prove it is not a cyber security threat and a potential tool of the Chinese government, Huawei rotating chair Ken Hu called for a “GDPR-like scheme for cyber security”.
Hu told assembled journalists that the world lacked a global, common understanding of cyber security.
The telecommunications industry lacked a unified set of practical cyber security standards, he said, an issue complicated by its use of global supply chains including manufacturers and developers with different standards or “no standards at all”.
“That’s a fact,” he said. ..Read More..