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Decoding the Chinese Super Micro super spy-chip super-scandal: What do we know – and who is telling the truth?

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It's simpler

"A fourth thing is this: why go to the bother of smuggling another chip on the board, when a chip already due to be placed in the circuitry could be tampered with during manufacturer, using bribes and pressure?"

As in the subject. It's simpler to add a chip rather than have a secondary, backdoored, CPU line.

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