EPS News, Brian Ellison
In terms of the general global economy in 2016 it’s hard to identify
many coherent overall trends. The broad economic picture has felt fairly
flat as reported by most industry associations, with neither astronomic
growth nor considerable decline.
TTI, Inc., Murray Slovick
A long timeframe for completing a government regulation to address a known problem is not unusual.
Back in 2011 the Senate Armed Services Committee initiated an
investigation into counterfeit electronic parts in the U.S. Department
of Defense (DoD) supply chain.
The National Law Review, Emily S. Theriault & David S. Gallacher
On August 2, 2016, the Department of Defense (“DOD”)
rolled out new requirements for defense contractors that provide
electronic parts and assemblies containing electronic parts, and with
the new rules imposing significant risks on DOD contractors.
Bank Info Security, Tracy Kitten
In May, 2014, Texas-based manufacturing firm AFGlobal Corp. was hit by a business email compromise attack that resulted in fraud losses of $480,000. AFGlobal subsequently filed a claim with its insurance company,
Federal Insurance Co., a division of Chubb Group.