Paterson urges departments 'rip out' of hundreds of Hikvision and Dahua security devices

Karen Barlow
Updated December 23 2022 - 5:45pm, first published 1:30pm
Senator James Paterson. Picture by Elesa Kurtz
Senator James Paterson. Picture by Elesa Kurtz

The National Disability Insurance Agency is about to replace its head office security surveillance system out of security concerns about China-linked devices, and Liberal senator James Paterson is urging all government departments to follow suit and immediately "rip them out".

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Karen Barlow

Karen Barlow

Chief Political Correspondent

Karen Barlow is ACM's Chief Political Correspondent. Working in the federal press gallery, she investigates and writes about federal politics and government. She has an interest in integrity, leadership and social equity. She has covered two Olympics and been to Antarctica twice. Contact her on karen.barlow@canberratimes.com.au

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