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NASA Astronaut Accused Of Hacking Bank Account From Space


The last time I wrote about NASA in a hacking context, it was concerning the Jet Propulsion Laboratory network coming under attack from threat actors. Now the alleged hacking action is said to have actually taken place from space itself. It has been reported that NASA is investigating an accusation that an astronaut accessed a bank account belonging to an estranged spouse; while aboard the International Space Station. If the allegations of identity theft and improper account access turn out to be accurate, this could be the first cybercrime committed off-planet.

Why is NASA investigating space hacking claims?

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