September 22, 2020
FCC advisory group approves report on risks, best practices in 5G transition from legacy systems
The Federal Communications Commission’s security advisory panel has approved recommendations on addressing “carry-over” risks to fifth-generation networks posed by the transition from 4G systems, calling for a variety of steps on the part of both the FCC and the telecom sector.
The FCC’s industry-led Communications Security, Reliability and Interoperability Council VII met Wednesday to approve a report by its working group on risks posed to 5G from legacy vulnerabilities, and best practices for mitigation.
The report will be posted...