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== Announcements ==
== Announcements ==
Revision as of 19:12, 4 December 2019
Recorded December 9, 2019 at G-Unit Studios in Rhode Island!
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Interview: Allan Friedman, NTIA (National Telecommunication and Information Administration) US Dept of Commerce
Prior to joining the Federal government, Friedman spent over 15 years as a noted cybersecurity and tech policy scholar at Harvard’s Computer Science Department, the Brookings Institution and George Washington University’s Engineering School. He is the co-author of the popular text Cybersecurity and Cyberwar: What Everyone Needs to Know, has a degree in computer science from Swarthmore College and a PhD in public policy from Harvard University.
Software Bill of Materials (SBOM)
The problem: unknown software supply chain. Following a newly identified software risk, very few firms can answer the simple question: Am I affected?
An overview of the solution: what is an SBOM, and how is it used
Where we are: some background on why the govt is doing this, the results thus far, and where we are going next. Potential to discuss regulation, govt policy, etc.
- Published documents on the basics of SBOM: https://www.ntia.gov/SBOM
- More about how to get involved: https://www.ntia.doc.gov/SoftwareTransparency