back to article China hasn't told Micron why it failed security review, or what its ban means

US memory-maker Micron has no idea why Chinese authorities have decided its products represent a security risk, or which customers it's not allowed to sell to. Micron CFO Mark Murphy on Monday told J.P. Morgan's 51st Annual Global Technology, Media and Communications Conference that China's Cyberspace Administration (CAC), …

  1. chuckufarley Silver badge
    Coat

    Wot I think...

    ...is that Micron is large enough to shrug China off. I could be wrong.

    If China wants to be OCD with technology? Let them. Free and open markets will win because, guess what? They are free and open.

  2. veti Silver badge

    Tit for tat

    Well, obviously Micron's crime is exactly the same as Huawei's. They're both guilty of being Too Competitive While Foreign. And, possibly, with refusing to co-operate with snoops and spooks in countries other than their own.

    1. IGotOut Silver badge

      Re: Tit for tat

      Not sure why you got down votes, except maybe because Huawei DID cooperate with the British and US spooks.

      Remember, even officially, "Security concerns" does actually cover economic risk.

  3. Strahd Ivarius Silver badge
    Devil

    the found backdoors

    that were not put in place by their spooks...

    1. Mike007 Bronze badge

      Re: the found backdoors

      or perhaps they couldn't find their mandatory "security module" in it? you know, the one that allows remote diagnostics so the government can check that the device is properly secure or something

  4. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    It's A Spelling Mistake.......Micron....Macron.....Who Knows The Difference?

    Link: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2023/apr/10/emmanuel-macron-sparks-anger-europe-vassal-us-china-clash

  5. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    It failed becasue they would not give them access to the companies IP , so they could "vet" it was secure.....

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