Pentagon drafting 'white paper' on use of automation for software security

By Rick Weber / September 19, 2019 at 9:57 AM
The Defense Department is drafting a "white paper" on the use of automation technologies for developing and using secure software, which is expected to be issued later this year for industry input, according to officials at a MITRE-hosted meeting on supply-chain security. The DOD paper is being developed by a working group formed last December that builds on the Pentagon's broader efforts for software assurance, with implications for purchasing decisions and product development beyond the contracting community. The working group...

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