TITLE

NASA Needs to Remedy Vulnerabilities in Key Networks

AUTHOR(S)
Wilshusen, Gregory C.; Barkakati, Nabajyoti
PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
GAO Reports;10/15/2009, preceding p1
SOURCE TYPE
Government Document
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on a study by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) on the evaluation of National Aeronautics and Space Administration's (NASA's) control to protect its information and systems and vulnerabilities of the federal agency in the context of prior incidents and corrective actions. The study analyzes network and system controls at centers and information security policies. NASA is recommended to lessen control vulnerabilities and implement an information security program.
ACCESSION #
45032958

 

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