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NTIA software transparency initiative aims to promote use of 'bill of materials'

July 05, 2018 |
Mariam Baksh
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The National Telecommunications and Information Administration will be looking to advance the idea of using “a bill of materials” -- frequently characterized as a list of “ingredients” -- in contracts or product labels, as part of its initiative on software transparency, according to a White House intelligence official.

“In conversations with our colleagues at Commerce’s NTIA, they're kicking something off on getting us to a software bill of materials as a good idea,” said Joyce Corell, assistant director for the...

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