Monday, 21 May 2012 11:44

NASA Investigates SSL Compromise

A NASA spokesperson told SecurityWeek they were investigating claims made by a group of Iranian hackers May 16 that they have compromised the SSL certificate used on the NASA Solicitation and Proposal Integrated Review and Evaluation System (NSPIRES) Web site.

The Iranian student group comprised of programmers and hackers — known as the Cyber Warriors Team claimed to have compromised the SSL cert was compromised by exploiting an existing vulnerability within the portal’s log-in system.

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