5G: technology enabler, or cancerous security risk?

Tom Allen
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With the potential to impact peoples' security, privacy and health it is important to ensure 5G's safety before its rollout, say stakeholders

The principle of 5G networking is to provide more than voice, data and messaging: it's about becoming an enabling infrastructure for many other services, from phones to driverless cars. These devic...

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