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

JohnFen Silver badge

Re: 'None of the actors can be taken at face value

"Query regarding embedding chips in the motherboard substrate. Is this even a part of the normal manufacturing process?"

This is not a common thing to do, as it increases manufacturing costs, but it certainly has been done (for legitimate, not sneaky, reasons) before, so it's something that is a manufacturing option.

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