China: More cybersecurity protection stressed for new infrastructure

China should set up a cybersecurity protection system for new infrastructure, formulate a national 5G security strategy as soon as possible, and accelerate steps to ensure the security of industrial internet, said Zhou Hongyi, chairman and CEO of 360 Security Group.

In his proposal to the third session of the 13th National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference, Zhou, a member of the committee, said the essence of new infrastructure is digital infrastructure, and cybersecurity is one of the most important fundamental technologies for the new infrastructure.

Along with more and more digital technologies such as big data, cloud computing and the internet of things being adopted across the nation, the challenges to cybersecurity are growing, he said.

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Source:  China Daily