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Roundup This week there were Hacked Home Hubsbuggered BBC Bits, and PortSmash privilege punch-ups.

But that wasn’t all that happened – here’s a weekend roundup just for you.

Huawei helped China with hacks, says Australia

So it turns out all those governments weren’t just being paranoid when they barred Huawei from working on networks.

report from The Australian (paywalled) cites a Down Under government source in reporting that on at least one occasion Huawei was pressed by the Chinese government to provide access to a foreign network.

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