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11202 N 24th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85029
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Counterfeit components: Risky business - Story

September 11, 2020

By Marti McCurdy

The challenge of microelectronics counterfeit prevention is to detect fake OEM parts, but what if the part is an actual OEM’s part and yet still counterfeit? Not only is it possible, it’s common. The most counterfeited product in the global microelectronics market is not always a fake. Very often it is a true OEM original but has been altered and is not suitable for the full requirements of system performance and use in a critical military system.