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NASA spent $35 million on ‘wasteful’ software licenses and fees, report says

January 12, 2023

Via: FCW

NASA’s software asset management practices have left the agency exposed to cybersecurity risks and other major operational and financial concerns, according to a new inspector general’s report.

The IG report, published on Thursday, said NASA lacks an enterprise-wide software asset management program and detailed a series of operational breakdowns and other software management issues, from misaligned offices to “wasteful” spending on unused licenses.

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