Tag: Commerce

Cybersecurity, Hardware & Software, Tech

Commerce Proposes Third Party Audits as Criteria in Supply Chain Rule for Software

November 29, 2021

Via: Nextgov

The Commerce secretary should consider whether connected software applications have been evaluated for security by a reliable third party when reviewing transactions with U.S. entities, under a new proposal from the department. Commerce proposed adding “a lack of thorough and […]


Russian hackers hit US government using widespread supply chain attack

December 14, 2020

Via: ArsTechnica

Russian hackers have breached networks belonging to the US government and private organizations worldwide in a widespread espionage campaign that uses the global software supply chain to infect targets. The US Treasury and Commerce departments are among the US government […]

State & Local

Governor Quinn, Senator Durbin and Amazon Announce Plans to Create 1,000 Full-Time Jobs in Illinois

March 4, 2015

Via: businesswire

    Governor Pat Quinn, U.S. Senator Dick Durbin and, Inc. today announced plans to create more than 1,000 full-time jobs and $75 million in investment in Illinois. Amazon is beginning site selection activities and it plans to open […]