Linda Cureton will be the new chief information officer of NASA, Cureton confirmed today. Cureton is currently the CIO for NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center. NASA officials did not respond to requests for more information about the appointment. Bobby German was named acting NASA CIO in January. Jonathan Pettus gave up the NASA CIO position last year to return to his previous post as CIO for the Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Ala.