Japan’s Nuclear Regulation Authority halted email exchanges with outside people and organizations after a suspected cyberattack on its server, a spokesman said Wednesday.
- NRA is checking if any information from its server was leaked as a result of the suspected attack and it isn’t clear who is responsible
- There’s no impact on operation of Japanese nuclear plants
NOTE: U.S. government is warning of an advanced North Korean hacking group that has targeted the U.S., South Korea and Japan with cyber-intrusions to collect intelligence on issues including nuclear policy and sanctions
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