Number of Cyber Attacks in South Korea Per Day

in Transnational Crime

According to criminal justice officials, there were on average 296 cyber attacks made by computer hackers in South Korea per day in 2012. In total, cyber security officials registered 108,232 cyber attacks in all of 2012.

In 2011, there were a reported 116,961 cyber attacks that took place in South Korea, and 122,902 attacks by hackers in 2010.

Source:  “More than 100,000 cases of cybercrime occur in S. Korea every year,” Yonhap, October 4, 2013.

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