Lawrence Reinert

Computer Systems Researcher, National Security Agency

Lawrence Reinert is a senior systems engineer with the Department of Defense actively involved with open source projects dealing with device integrity. Many of those projects have utilized the Trusted Computing Groups (TCG) defined supply chain artifacts that allow consumers to validate the authenticity of hardware and firmware from the manufacturer, enhancing the security of the equipment from point A to point B. As a member of the Infrastructure Working Group, Reinert has been working with the TCG to provide standards based methods to help mitigate supply chain risk and to promote confidence in procurement.