Lexology, Adelicia R. Cliffe, Paul Freeman, Judy Choi
More than ever, federal contractors are being held responsible for the security of their supply chains—and the pressure is growing. This is especially true for those supporting the military and intelligence communities, as adversaries seek to launch novel, asymmetrical attacks onthe most vulnerable points in the defense-industrial base.
Securing Industry, Phil Taylor
MIT researchers have developed a battery-free cryptographic ID tag that’s small enough to fit on virtually any product and verify its authenticity. The millimetre-sized ID chip includes a cryptographic processor, an antenna array that transmits data in the high terahertz range, and photovoltaic diodes for power, say the researchers behind the project.
Evertiq, Dirk Stans
This effect already started in the 80’s with larger European electronics groups settling themselves in China to benefit from the cheap labour and resources. They all started joint ventures with Chinese shareholders setting up production plants to produce European developed Intellectual Property (IP).
CNBC, Kif Leswing
Factories in China are the center of the electronics industry’s supply chain, and manufacturers are increasingly worried that disruptions linked to the COVID-19 coronavirus could delay production for weeks.