KR: Police Launch Probe into Possible Leak of Credit Card Data

KBS reports that Seoul police are investigating a “possible massive leak” of data of local credit and debit cards.

Police said on Monday that they seized two external hard drives from a suspect surnamed Lee, who allegedly attempted to hack into the computer network of a local commercial bank last year.

The seized hard drives reportedly contained a massive amount of credit card data stolen by the suspect, although it’s not known yet how much personal and financial data has been leaked.

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