SEMI International Standards
Date Prepared: 11/01/2018
Revised (if Applicable):

Name of Task Force (TF): Fab & Equipment Computer and Device Security (CDS) Task Force

Global Technical Committee: Information & Control
Originating Technical Committee Region: North America

1. Charter: (State the objective of the proposed TF.)

Develop standards to ensure computer and device security both inside and outside of the fab, including protection of computer systems from theft or damage to their hardware, software, or electronic data as well as misdirection of services they provide.

2. Scope: (Define the specific activities that the TF will conduct.)

To develop computer and device security standards with input from the device makers, equipment suppliers, and software vendors. The Task Force will initially focus on establishing:
• Definitions and metrics for information and operation security;
• Standards to ensure computer security in the fab through the full life-cycle of new and existing equipment, devices, and software;
• Standards for high-speed monitoring, control and management of equipment, devices, and factory computer security, to provide improved security management and control capabilities.

3. Formal linkages with TFs in other Regions/Locales: (Show each associated TF and its parent global technical committee; indicate nature of relationship – global TF, observer TF, etc.)

TW and JA Chapters of Information and Control TC and Information Security related Task Forces;

4. Formation Date:(TF formed on)

Task Force formed on: 11/07/2018
Task Force approved by Committee/GCS on: 11/07/2018