Why a Hardware Bill of Materials is a Critical Component for Securing Electronic Products

An organization’s ability to protect its most sensitive data boils down to ensuring that it has all its bases covered. That’s hard to do when there could be cracks in the foundation.  The cybersecurity industry has traditionally focused on identifying and patching software vulnerabilities, but it is easy to forget that software runs on semiconductor chips – and if this “hardware” in a product or system is compromised, the consequences could be equally bad or worse.  Hardware vulnerabilities are almost always serious in nature, and you cannot simply patch hardware. The further into product development you get, the costlier – Read More