Introduction: Imagine the incidents such as an aircraft failing when in
the air with boarded passengers, the medical equipment blurs off in the
middle of the surgery, the missile misses the target and hits the own
camp and a heavily invested satellite fails reaching its destiny.
The Hill, Morgan Chalfant
Lawmakers are worried about the vulnerabilities of the Defense
Department’s supply chain and the risk of adversaries inserting
malicious material into Pentagon weapons systems.
The Pentagon has awarded an almost $100 million contract to provide state-of-the-art technology to the US military.
EPS News, Barbara Jorgensen
The defense industry’s concerns regarding microelectronics is expanding
beyond counterfeit components and into the realm of cybersecurity,
according to a report issued this month by the Defense Science Board Task Force.