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Dahua Technology is a global manufacturer of end to end system solutions encompassing cameras, control equipment, recording, video walls and accessories. It is one of the world’s biggest video technology companies, creating advanced solutions for transportation, education, safe city, retail and commercial markets worldwide.

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Tiny US surveillance firm accused of rebranding Dahua for local sales

The U.S. government has charged a New Jersey company with supplying local agencies with Chinese AI surveillance cameras that are…

Aug 15, 2023

US lower house committee wants investment in some Chinese biometrics firms cut off

Only a few years ago, mentioning China brought smiles to American technology investors and manufacturers. U.S. politicians couldn’t rewrite laws…

May 31, 2023

Are Hikvision, Dahua security flaws aiding Russia?

A nongovernmental organization being described as an investigative collective is adding to the warnings about the security of some Chinese…

Feb 22, 2023

Chinese biometric surveillance camera vendors in West take cases to the media and courts

To date, the reaction in China to mounting government actions toward its biometric surveillance industry has been comparatively muted. Here…

Feb 10, 2023

No ISC West for Hikvision, Dahua in wake of ethics violations

The Security Industry Association will not allow surveillance camera and facial recognition providers Dahua and Hikvision exhibit at the upcoming…

Feb 3, 2023

Facial recognition in video surveillance hits bumps in the road, but market growing

Investigation by IPVM suggests that Dahua USA is no longer selling facial-recognition surveillance hardware in the U.S. Anker’s Eufy cameras…

Nov 25, 2022

UK government moves against Chinese-made security cameras in public sector

The UK Government Security Group has instructed government departments to stop deploying security cameras provided by Chinese companies subject to…

Oct 18, 2022

Surprises in China’s ongoing biometric surveillance of its Uyghurs

Chinese surveillance system maker Dahua is responding to an industry trade publication that allegedly found evidence Dahua systems are at…

Oct 7, 2022

US goes deeper with list of Chinese tech firms allegedly working on military products

Thirteen names have been added to the U.S. Defense Department’s list of companies that are considered to be fronts for…

Aug 5, 2022

‘Digital asbestos’: UK government departments are rolling back on contracts with Hikvision

Campaigners are increasing the pressure for the UK government to take action on Chinese state-affiliated surveillance equipment suppliers such as…

Jul 12, 2022

Myanmar expands facial recognition-ready surveillance ‘safe cities’

Myanmar is creating five more ‘safe city’ surveillance schemes across the country using technology from the Chinese firms Dahua, Huawei…

Jun 15, 2022

‘Hope’ in the UK that Chinese surveillance cameras will be ripped out of public networks

The China biometric surveillance story gets grimmer with every investigation, report and news story. Angst is growing among some in…

Jun 9, 2022

Call to ban Chinese biometric camera suppliers from UK gets a parliamentary audience

A UK parliamentary event was held Wednesday by Big Brother Watch on the official launch of a report into the…

Apr 14, 2022

A UK regulator and former Chinese prisoner speak out on autocratic biometric surveillance

Days after the United Kingdom’s biometrics surveillance regulator asked a Chinese camera maker to publicly clarify its participation in the…

Feb 15, 2022

Biometric surveillance vendors adopt the app store model

App stores for edge surveillance cameras are growing with biometrics and computer vision products benign and otherwise. This is significant…

Nov 2, 2021

Regulators try to take more teeth from the maw of Chinese CCTV vendors

The U.S. and UK pressure campaigns to enforce ethical principles on Chinese facial recognition players have taken some new turns…

Sep 15, 2021

UK panel sketches the reach of ethnicity recognition systems across China

The scale of systems behind China’s alleged persecution of minorities — chiefly Uyghurs — continue to beggar the imagination. The…

Jun 9, 2021

Some in biometric surveillance industry think Uyghur-targeting vendors are getting a pass

If the Security Industry Association was expecting a pat on the back for booting from its ranks a surveillance system…

Mar 31, 2021

China’s controversial face biometrics standards co-authored by Dahua, Hikvision, Yitu: IPVM

Leading Chinese biometrics and security camera providers helped to craft standards for ethnicity-based identification, according to an IPVM report detailing…

Mar 15, 2021

New White House, same beef with China telecom and biometrics powerhouses

The Biden administration has reinforced a position held by its predecessor that products made by five Chinese telecom, surveillance and…

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