The Huawei logo at a shopping mall in Shanghai. Photo: ReutersThe Huawei logo at a shopping mall in Shanghai. Photo: Reuters
The Huawei logo at a shopping mall in Shanghai. Photo: Reuters

Using Huawei for 5G in South Korea presents ‘little security risk’

  • Senior Seoul official says equipment from the Chinese tech giant is isolated from defence and security networks and the threat is minimal
  • But the US ambassador has warned that working with unreliable 5G providers could have long-term implications

Topic |   South Korea
The Huawei logo at a shopping mall in Shanghai. Photo: ReutersThe Huawei logo at a shopping mall in Shanghai. Photo: Reuters
The Huawei logo at a shopping mall in Shanghai. Photo: Reuters
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