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Commissioner Rosenworcel: Unwise to omit FCC from decision-making body in supply-chain security initiative

April 09, 2019 |
Mariam Baksh
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A Democratic Federal Communications Commission member says the FCC is out of the decision-making loop in crafting a strategy for securing the information and communications technology supply chain, and calls this especially problematic in the development of next-generation -- 5G -- networks.

“Leaving out the agency with primary oversight over communications is neither prudent nor wise,” FCC Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel said in a statement to Inside Cybersecurity on the makeup of the Information and Communications Technology Supply Chain Risk Management...


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