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  • Korean Broadcasting System employees in Seoul try to recover a computer server on Thursday, March 21, 2013, a day after a cyberattack caused computer networks at the company and six South Korean banks to crash. (AP Photo/Korean Broadcasting System)

    South Korea to augment cyberwar defenses after attack on banks, broadcasters

    South Korea's Ministry of National Defense said Monday it will boost its own cyberwar forces and work and train more closely with U.S. forces on cyber issues, following the massive cyberattacks on major broadcasters and banks in Seoul on March 20.


  • South Korea: Chinese address source of attack

    A Chinese Internet address was the source of a cyberattack on one company hit in a massive network shutdown that affected 32,000 computers at six banks and media companies in South Korea, initial findings indicated Thursday.


  • SKorea says Samsung chip plant caused cancer

    A South Korean government agency said Friday that working at a Samsung Electronics factory caused the breast cancer of a worker who died earlier this year, only the second time it has recognized a link between cancer and Samsung's chip plants.


  • S. Korea says Samsung chip plant caused cancer

    A South Korean government agency said Friday that working at a Samsung Electronics factory caused the breast cancer of a worker who died earlier this year, only the second time it has recognized a link between cancer and Samsung's chip plants.


  • World Scene

    North Korea is responsible for the disruption of GPS signals in some part of South Korea's capital region last week that caused malfunctions in mobile phones, media reports quoted officials as saying on Sunday.


  • Briefly

    South Korean media has reported that next week's Group of 20 summit in Seoul is of enough interest to North Korea that it has been hacking its neighbor's computer networks more often.


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