June 05, 2019

CNAS Tech: Discussing a Long-Awaited Executive Order on 5G Security

By Paul Scharre, Elsa B. Kania and Megan Lamberth

On May 15, President Trump issued an executive order designed to protect the United States from security vulnerabilities in the global communications technology supply chain. What took so long? Does the order go too far—or not far enough—in addressing threats to America's 5G security? Paul Scharre and Elsa B. Kania join Megan Lamberth to discuss what the order means, how it might affect U.S. partners in Europe and companies like Huawei, and more.

  • Commentary
    • Foreign Policy
    • October 12, 2019
    Why Huawei Isn’t So Scary

    5G may have become a buzzword, but the notion that countries must rush to be first to deploy it is mistaken and reckless—and increases the odds of security breaches. There’s n...

    By Elsa B. Kania & Lindsey R. Sheppard

  • Commentary
    • The Jamestown Foundation
    • October 8, 2019
    China’s Military Biotech Frontier: CRISPR, Military-Civil Fusion, and the New Revolution in Military Affairs

    China’s national strategy of military-civil fusion (军民融合, junmin ronghe) has highlighted biology as a priority. It is hardly surprising that the People’s Republic of China (PR...

    By Elsa B. Kania & Wilson VornDick

  • Podcast
    • September 25, 2019
    ChinaEconTalk, Live from Washington, D.C.

    ChinaEconTalk is live from the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace in Washington, D.C., with Martijn Rasser, a senior fellow in the Technology and National Security Pro...

    By Martijn Rasser

  • Video
    • September 13, 2019
    Kara Frederick on the rise of robocalls

    Kara Frederick joins America's News Headquarters to talk about how robocalls take advantage of people. View the full conversation on Fox News....

    By Kara Frederick

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