Technical Bulletin: How SCS 9001 Supply Chain Security Standard Operationalizes EO 14028

The United States Government and its various agencies are aggressively focused on improving the resiliency of the nation’s critical infrastructure (CI), IT assets and networks in response to increasing cyberattacks. A new strategic focus and approach to cybersecurity, with a desired end state of layered cyber deterrence, is required to reduce the probability and impact of cyberattacks of significant consequence. Additionally, a number of Executive Orders and positioning papers have been released over the past few years to address the need for government and private industry to cooperate and significantly improve the cyber security of all networks.

This TIA Bulletin gives an overview of EO 14028 and how the TIA QuEST Forum SCS 9001 Supply Chain Security standard operationalizes the goals of the Executive Order.