South Korean Atomic Energy Research Institute (KAERI)

Victim

Attackers breached a vulnerability in a virtual private network (VPN) server of the South Korean Atomic Energy Research Institute (KAERI), officials said Friday.
The intrusion took place in May by what is believed to be an attack group operating out of North Korea, said a KAERI spokesperson. The incident occurred May 14 and the attackers got in through a vulnerability in a virtual private network (VPN) server. KAERI is the government organization that conducts research on nuclear power and nuclear fuel technology.