NASA said that after discovering these incidents, NASA network security personnel immediately took action to protectserverAnd the data it contains. NASA and its federal cybersecurity partners are continuing to check servers to determine the extent of potential data breaches and identify individuals who may be affected. NASA said the investigation took time, but stressed that it has now become NASA's most important priority.
The agency claimed that there was no indication that NASA's tasks were affected by hackers, but now it has been communicated to all employees to let them know that certain information has been exposed to hackers. NASA said it will provide additional services to all employees, including identity protection services.
But NASA did not specify how the server was compromised, and the name of the hacker organization behind the incident.