Lithuania says throw away Chinese phones due to censorship concerns

//Lithuania says throw away Chinese phones due to censorship concerns

Lithuania says throw away Chinese phones due to censorship concerns

Lithuania’s defence ministry recommended that consumers avoid buying Chinese mobile phones and advised people to throw away the ones they have now after a government report found the devices had built-in censorship capabilities.Flagship phones sold in Europe by China’s smartphone giant Xiaomi Corp have a built-in ability to detect and censor terms such as “Free Tibet”, “Long live Taiwan independence” or “democracy movement”, Lithuania’s state-run cybersecurity body said on Tuesday.The…

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