For the first time in its history, the FCC is preemptively banning new tech because its suppliers are considered a threat to national security.
US Vice President Kamala Harris wants rules to safeguard assets in space though few cover the most vital comms assets on the planet.
Privacy-conscious customers of Apple will be concerned about the way vulnerabilities have been exploited.
Republican Marco Rubio and Democrat Ed Markey want to stop the purchase of tech supplied by firms deemed a national security risk.
US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo is driving a wedge through the telecoms and tech industries, forcing everyone to pick sides.