NASA: Hacker Threatened Mission
Source: Wired - Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Hacks/Cracks A computer hacker put space shuttle astronauts' lives at risk by overloading NASA's communication system in 1997, the agency told the BBC in a program to be aired Monday. The hacker interfered with computer systems monitoring the heartbeat, pulse, and medical . . . A computer hacker put space shuttle astronauts' lives at risk by overloading NASA's communication system in 1997, the agency told the BBC in a program to be aired Monday. The hacker interfered with computer systems monitoring the heartbeat, pulse, and medical conditions of the space shuttle crew as it docked with the Russian Mir space station, NASA inspector general Roberta Gross told the BBC program Panorama.

Read this full article at Wired

Only registered users can write comments.
Please login or register.

Powered by AkoComment!