Chinese Views of the Cyber Industrial Complex

  • Greg AustinEmail author
Part of the SpringerBriefs in Cybersecurity book series (BRIEFSCYBER)


This chapter outlines the government’s view of national policy for S&T and industrial development in the field of cybersecurity. It draws on a roadmap for S&T development developed in 2011 by the Chinese Academy of Sciences. It documents vigorous leadership engagement in these issues beginning in 2016, and their policy imperative of indigenization. It discussed the emergence of the private sector in cybersecurity relative to the better established state-owned sector.


Cybersecurity S&T Political economy Command economy State-owned enterprise Private sector Market economy Indigenization Globalization Quantum computing Artificial intelligence Operating system Foreign corporations Timeline Core technologies Industry trends 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Australian Centre for Cyber SecurityUniversity of New South WalesCanberraAustralia

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