The President of the United States Donald trump announced a regime of “national emergency” in connection with the threat of espionage in the field of information technology. The head of state urged to balance the openness of the investment with national security, writes RIA “Novosti”.
According to him, foreign adversaries are increasingly create and exploit vulnerabilities in information technology and communications, allowing you to store large amounts of sensitive information. These same funds contribute to the creation of the digital economy and support important infrastructure, he said in his notification to Congress.
Trump called upon to defend the country against major threats to national security, as adversaries trying to commit malicious acts in cyberspace, including economic and industrial espionage in the United States.
The American leader requested the Minister of Commerce to prohibit transactions that create an unacceptable risk to the national security of the United States or residents of the country.
Earlier it was reported that trump would forbid Americans to use the products of Huawei.