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  • Counterfeiters Step Up Their Game
    Posted by Michael Fabey 4:54 PM on Aug 10, 2011

    Counterfeiters are getting even better — and that's bad news for those who rely on the Pentagon supply chain.

    Now, industry officials say, counterfeiters of microchips and other related technology can fill orders for specific parts, complete with freshly minted forged documents and serial numbers to make it all look legit.

    If that's the case, then maybe U.S. lawmakers — who complained earlier this year that they couldn't send staffers to China to investigate the counterfeiting industry because Chinese officials wouldn't get them the necessary visas — should turn to the counterfeiters and get the travel documents they need.

    Read the full story here: Call For Electronics Counterfeit Protection

    Tags: ar99, acquisition

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