A deeper immersion in the system allowed hackers access to several important missions, including NASA's Deep Space Network – a network of spacecraft communications facilities. For this reason, the security teams of some sensitive programs, such as the Orion Multi-Purpose Crew Vehicle and the International Space Station, have decided to disconnect from the Agency's network.
In addition to the limited visibility of their connected devices Investigators have also discovered that security tickets have not been resolved over an extended period of time in order to keep separate parts of their network from one another. In some cases, the tickets remained unresolved for 1
The OIG recommended a solution to all these problems, and NASA agreed with all except one: put in place a formal process to search for threats to find deficiencies before they even cause problems. It is checked if JPL carries out the test before the examination is completed.