On Feb. 24, President Biden signed an executive order titled “America’s Supply Chains,” outlining a process for the United States to identify and mitigate the risks and challenges it faces in a series of critical supply chains, including that of information and communications technology (ICT).
John Costello is an adjunct senior fellow at the Center for a New American Security and an adjunct professor at the University of Maryland School of Public Policy. Previously, he served as senior director and lead, Task Force Two for the Cyberspace Solarium Commission and as deputy assistant secretary of commerce for intelligence and security.
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As the nation grows ever more reliant on a functioning cyber ecosystem, it is paramount to deny adversaries the ability to degrade these elements of national power or disrupt them in a time of crisis.