North Korea suspected in cyber attack
- Published: 21 Mar 2013 at 05.49
- Online news:
SEOUL - A cyber-attack caused computer networks at major South Korean banks and top TV broadcasters to crash simultaneously Wednesday, paralysing bank machines across the country and prompting speculation of North Korean involvement.
A cyber attack disabled systems in South Korea for several hours.
Screens went blank at 2 p.m. (12 noon Thailand time, 0500 GMT), the state-run Korea Information Security Agency said, and more than seven hours later some systems were still down.
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