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Agencies anticipate results of NTIA software transparency work in efforts to secure supply chains

November 08, 2018 |
Mariam Baksh
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The National Telecommunications and Information Administration's work to cultivate greater software transparency is coinciding with efforts by a key federal agency to incorporate security into its acquisitions process, a move that looks to be taking root across the government in order to address supply-chain cybersecurity risks.

“As you're describing [a software bill of materials], that's exactly like what we put out in a data call two weeks ago,” said Joshua Mordin, an information technology specialist for the General Services Administration,...


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