RSA Conference: How to Reduce Supply Chain Risk Lessons from Efforts to Block Huawei
From Huawei USA:
Moderator: Craig Spiezle, Founder, Agelight Advisory and Research Group
Katie Arrington, Cyber Information Security Officer of Acquisitions, US Dept of Defense / OUSD for Acquisitions
Donald (Andy) Purdy, Chief Security Officer, Huawei Technologies USA
Bruce Schneier, Security Technologist, Researcher and Lecturer, Harvard Kennedy School
Kathryn Waldron, Fellow, R Street Institute
There has been intense scrutiny on Huawei, ranging from their software development processes to allegations of backdoors. While it may be debated if Huawei is a pawn in a trade war or a national security risks, it reinforces the importance of knowing one’s ecosystem. This session will use Huawei as a case study for best practices to assess risk and provide transparency to all stakeholders.