Regarding the notice posted on Tuesday, October 13, 2020, “Phishing emails sent overseas due to illegal access of association email account,” we conducted a thorough investigation, including tracing the series of events leading up to the illegal access, through a third-party information security service. According to investigation results, no tracks of access to the in-box of the relevant email account, information leakage, or other suspicious acts were found.
Also, no secondary damage, including leakage of personal and other information, has been confirmed since the incident.
We will continue striving to further strengthen security measures and make sincere effort to prevent similar incidents.
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