Wednesday, October 01, 2008

South Korean Missile Manufacturer Compromised with Malicious Code

This article provides very little information about an alleged breach of computer systems at South Korean guided missile manufacturer, LIGNex1 Hyundai Heavy Industries.

The report states that malicious code was planted "through which they stolen [sic] information.
"A spokesperson said: “The research institute suspects the culprits are Chinese or North Korean hackers but doesn't know specifically what information they stole. In the worst case, the blueprints of missiles and Aegis ship could have been stolen."

South Korean defence suppliers uncover malicious code

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