Leak: NSA hacked Chinese tech giant

Huawei long deemed a threat by U.S.

Posted: March 23, 2014 at 5:32 a.m.

U.S. officials have long considered Huawei, the Chinese telecommunications giant, a security threat, blocking it from business deals in the United States for fear that the company would create “back doors” in its equipment that could allow the Chinese military or Beijing-backed hackers to steal corporate and government secrets.

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