Secure chip program seeks to extend DoD foundry effort

Tuesday, 18 July 2006, 1:39 AM EST

The Pentagon wants to extend its trusted foundry program to develop new chip-making technologies that would serve as a backup if foundry acccess is disrupted.

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (Darpa) announced a "Trust for Integrated Circuits" initiative in June. The program seeks ensure the security of chips that increasingly come from foreign sources.

At the EETimes.

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