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Rubio backs report warning states about cyber threats from China

By Rick Weber / February 25, 2020

Citing a new report that says states are increasingly at risk of cyber attacks from Beijing, Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) is calling on the U.S. government to join with other democratic countries in a “consortium” to develop data technology alternatives to those from China.

“And so there's been talk about, what I hope would be, a non-Chinese Western democratic consortium that comes together and incentivizes the development of alternatives that are cost-effective, competitive, and safer,” Rubio said in laying out...

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