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Chinese hackers 'had full control' over Nasa lab that commands 23 spacecraft

3 years agoNews : The Coming Crisis

Chinese hackers gained 'full access' to the computer network in one of Nasa's key control centres, the Jet Propulsion Laboratory. JPL manages 23 spacecraft conducting active space missions, including missions to Jupiter, Mars and Saturn.The hackers, operating from an internet address in China, gained full system access in November 2011, allowing them to upload hacking tools to steal user IDs and control Nasa systems, as well as copy sensitive files.
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