DLA Adds DNA Identifier To Eliminate Counterfeit Microcircuits

Credit: U.S. Marine Corps
Counterfeit microcircuits are a major concern in weapons procurement. The chips, which control targeting accuracy and other critical parameters, can wreak havoc if they do not perform to specifications. They can also be a means of sabotaging weapon systems if covertly supplied by a hostile...

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