The IRS is under investigation by the US Treasury’s Inspector General for purchasing smartphone data to illegally track Americans.
Facebook is being sued over allegations Instagram is spying on users via their phone cameras.
Huawei has been shut out of some high-profile 5G contracts, as both Deutsche Telekom and Bell Canada have gone with Ericsson.
Following a decision to allow Huawei to participate in Britain’s next-gen networks, it seems as though the government is reevaluating its stance.
TSMC has stopped taking chip orders from Huawei following its plans to open a US factory.
The US is reviewing its military and intelligence assets in the UK and may pull them out following the UK’s decision to use Huawei.
Huawei is focusing on its home turf in the race to rollout 5G, while its worldwide growth slows as a result of U.S. pressure.
U.S. officials are moving forward with plans to cut off Huawei’s chip supplies in an effort to blunt the company’s 5G dominance.
Despite U.S. pressure, France has decided to allow Huawei equipment in its 5G networks.
Following the U.S. disclosure of evidence supporting its claims that Huawei represents a security risk, the Chinese firm is hitting back by highlighting the United States’ own history of spying.