Investigation started! South Korean shipbuilder…


AA | Monday, June 21, 2021 – 17:56 | Last Updated : 21 06 2021 – 17:56

South Korean shipbuilder, Deawoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering Co. It has been reported that an investigation has been launched against hacker attacks against the company’s database.

According to the news of Yonhap, in the statement of the South Korean Arms Supply Agency, Deawoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering Co., one of the world’s largest shipbuilders, known for the production of submarines and navy ships. It was stated that a “hacker” attack was made against the company by unidentified people.

In the statement made by the Defense Administration Program (DAPA), affiliated to the South Korean Ministry of Defense, it was noted that the attempts to attack the company were confirmed, but it would not be given information about whether these attempts were successful or who was behind the attack.

DAPA spokesman Colonel Suh Yong-won said, “The company reported the situation to the police. The police and related military agencies are investigating the incident.” used the phrases.

Yong-won noted that they guessed the hackers were North Koreans, but that reports claiming some research data were stolen, including the development of a nuclear-powered submarine, were not true.