S. Korea Nuke Plants Hacked, Threatened

23 12 2014


“Computer systems at Korea Hydro and Nuclear Power Co. (KHNP)-the operator of South Korea’s 23 commercial nuclear reactors-were hacked and information divulged via blog posts and posts on Twitter, according to the company. The first leaks on Dec. 15 were of personal information obtained from some of the 10,799 employees of the company, but later posts included reactor cooling system valve drawings from the Kori Unit 1 nuclear power plant…” [They say no hack fears as they have analog system] “…The hacker is said to have threatened the release of more information if three reactors-Gori Units 1 and 3, and Wolsong Unit 3-are not shutdown by Dec. 25.”

 A Christmas Surprise?

Hackers are blackmailing a South Korean nuclear plant

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