Federal Government Supply Chain Needs Work Against Foreign Influence
Fortinet settled allegations under the False Claims Act it sold the U.S. military technology it falsely labeled as American-made. Tech titan Cisco agreed to pay $8.6 million to settle claims it knowingly sold surveillance equipment with cybersecurity vulnerabilities to the government. Aventura, was charged weeks ago with selling vulnerable Chinese-made technology to the U.S. military.
I am a volunteer counselor, specializing in Small, Veteran-owned, Minority-Owned and Woman-Owned Businesses, offering free assistance in business planning, operations, marketing and other aspects of starting and successfully operating a small enterprise. 2 Tours in US Army Vietnam. Retired from 36 Years in the Defense Industrial Complex after working on 25 major weapons systems, many of which are in use today in the Middle East. Receives many inquiries from small companies wishing to enter or enhance their position in federal government contracting.Ken Larson