North Korea behind SNUH hacking in 2021: police

Lee Han-Soo reports:

The personal information leak at Seoul National University Hospital (SNUH) two years ago was found to be the work of North Korean hackers.

The National Police Agency’s National Office of Investigation has confirmed that a cyber attack orchestrated by North Korean hackers infiltrated the internal network of SNUH through seven domestic and foreign servers in May and June 2021. As a result, the personal information of approximately 830,000 individuals was compromised, including 810,000 patients and 17,000 healthcare providers.

Read more at Korea Biomedical Review.

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