WASHINGTON -- The effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on the domestic and foreign supply chains has led the Defense Department to focus more intensely on identifying critical infrastructure and vulnerabilities and to take measures to protect those assets, said the executive director for international cooperation, Office of the Undersecretary of Defense for
Topic: Supply Chain
Join CSIAC on Wednesday, October 14 at 1100 EDT for a webinar presentation titled, "Software Bill of Materials (SBOM)." Please register in advance at https://www.anymeeting.com/PIID=EF55D982834D30 Most software depends on third-party components (libraries, executables, or source code), but there is very little visibility into this software supply chain.
Dr. Allan Friedman is Director of Cybersecurity Initiatives at the National Telecommunications and Information Administration in the US Department of Commerce. He coordinates NTIA’s multi-stakeholder processes on cybersecurity, focusing on addressing vulnerabilities in connected systems and across the software world. Prior to joining the Federal Government,
The blockchain technology is a game changer to enhance the security of our supply chain, and smart manufacturing. The technology enables the tracking and recording of the history of each transaction in a ledger stored in the cloud that cannot be altered, and when combined with digital signatures, verifies the identity of the participants with its
Supply chain attacks, also referred to as value-chain or third-party attacks, occur when hackers are able to infiltrate a system using loopholes in third-party logistics providers. These types of high-value cyber-attacks, designed to disrupt operations, pose an increasingly significant risk to military equipment through the proliferation of counterfeit
A New York tech company made millions by selling Chinese-made equipment to the U.S. military that it falsely claimed were built in the U.S., the Justice Department charged Thursday.
Navy Secretary Richard Spencer was blunt: the service is struggling to beat back threats to cybersecurity and the supply chain.