Supply Chain

Supply Chain definition in Computer Security terms:

Acronym(s): None

Definition(s): A system of organizations, people, activities, information, and resources, possibly international in scope, that provides products or services to consumers.
Source(s): CNSSI 4009-2015

Linked set of resources and processes between multiple tiers of developers that begins with the sourcing of products and services and extends through the design, development, manufacturing, processing, handling, and delivery of products and services to the acquirer.
Source(s): NIST SP 800-53 Rev. 4 (Adapted from ISO 28001)

The network of retailers, distributors, transporters, storage facilities, and suppliers that participate in the sale, delivery, and production of a particular product.101.
Source(s): NIST SP 800-98

Synonym(s): None


reference: CSRC Glossary