A shift to remote working caused by the coronavirus pandemic has created new cybersecurity challenges for NASA, agency officials said at a Sept. 18 House hearing.
Xage Security, a Silicon Valley cybersecurity startup, announced a contract Sept. 17 to develop a data protection strategy for the U.S. Space Force.
Bruno: "This is is just shocking in terms of the scale and ubiquity of this threat."
Air Force procurement chief Will Roper said hacking competitions help the military identify flaws in its systems before they are deployed.
“Space Range” is a virtual satellite command and control center with hardware in the loop.
The next National Space Council policy directive is likely to be on cybersecurity for space.
Cybersecurity was a recurring theme at the SmallSat Symposium here.
Emerging companies in the space industry lack cybersecurity expertise and may be ill prepared to prevent or respond to attacks.
The Space Information Sharing and Analysis Center, or Space ISAC, will launch an unclassified portal where companies can share and analyze cybersecurity information.
The Infrastructure Asset Pre-Assessment (IA-Pre) program will be run by the Air Force Space Command’s commercial satellite communications office.
While traditionally we talk about solar flares, anomalies and space debris, increasingly risks in space include cyber risks that have repercussions on the ground.
Senior VP Chris Bogdan: “We don’t build satellites, rockets or rovers. We are investing in open architectures."
Satellites that increasingly rely on software are also increasingly vulnerable to cyber threats, a panel of experts said at the Satellite 2019 conference here.
Cloud Constellation CEO Cliff Beek said LeoStella, a joint venture of Thales Alenia Space and Spaceflight Industries, beat Northrop Grumman on price, among other factors.