Compromise of computer networks associated with diplomats, journalists, and others in South Korea
Date of report
  • August 2016
Threat actors targeted the email accounts of South Korean diplomats, journalists, and security officials.
Suspected victims
  • South Korea
Suspected state sponsor
  • Korea (Democratic People's Republic of)
Type of incident
  • Espionage
Target category
  • Government
Victim government reaction
  • Yes
Policy response