Tag: korean

South Korean defence suppliers uncover malicious code 
By Dan Raywood | Sep 30, 2008 | Comment Now 
The South Korean defence industry is facing a hacking risk after malicious codes were found in its major computer systems.
 
Car responsible for Korean man’s death, not exploding mobile phone 
Nov 30, 2007 | Comment Now 
Yesterday’s reports about a Korean man being killed by an exploding mobile phone, have turned out to be a case of accidental murder.
 
Korean president denies Samsung bribe 
By Simon Burns | Nov 27, 2007 | Comment Now 
Samsung is facing an investigation over allegations that its controlling Samsung Group bribed politicians and officials..
 
Korean cyber-addicts sent to boot camp 
By Guy Dixon | Nov 22, 2007 | Comment Now 
South Korea has set up a network of 140 'tough love' rehabilitation centres in a bid to curb the growth of internet addiction among the country's teenaged population..
 
Korean game traders taken out by hackers 
By Simon Burns | Oct 15, 2007 | Comment Now 
South Korea's daily multimillion dollar trade in virtual goods has been wiped out by an apparent hack attack.
 
Korean phone makers turn home advantage into global sales 
By Simon Burns | Jul 19, 2007 | Comment Now 
LG and Samsung lead US competitors on mobile TV and music download handsets.
 
Korean armed forces battle it out online 
By Simon Burns | Jul 4, 2007 | Comment Now 
Army, navy and air force teams form video game squads.
 
Korean super-spammers arrested 
By Robert Jaques | Jan 31, 2007 | Comment Now 
Duo accused of sending 1.6 billion spam emails.
 
Korean duo arrested for allegedly sending billions of spam emails 
By Fiona Raisbeck | Jan 31, 2007 | Comment Now 
Two South Korean men have been arrested on suspicion of sending 1.6 billion spam emails, in what police describe as one of the biggest spam campaigns in the country's history.
 
Korean Internet TV battle turns ugly 
By Simon Burns | Nov 9, 2006 | Comment Now 
TV-on-demand company reports losses as rivals cut off access.
 
Korean cable TV firms fight telco upstart 
By Simon Burns | Aug 18, 2006 | Comment Now 
Telco says video service is not under traditional broadcast laws.
 
Korean online RPG in class action suit 
By René Millman | Mar 3, 2006 | Comment Now 
Lawyers in South Korea have brought a class action lawsuit on behalf of 224,000 online gamers whose identities were stolen by hackers.
 
Korean online gamers victims of ID theft 
By Rene Millman | Feb 23, 2006 | Comment Now 
Around 2,000 South Koreans have had their names and national identity numbers stolen from a popular online role-playing game to play the game for free.
 
Korean government hit by Trojan 
By Dan Ilett | Jun 21, 2004 | Comment Now 
Hackers have penetrated computer defences of South Korea’s state agencies using a Trojan horse sent through China.
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