• KT Chief Apologizes For Massive Service Outage
KT Corp. says a widespread outage on Monday was not the result of a cyberattck. (Photo: Yonhap) 


The head of telecommunications operator KT issued on Tuesday an official apology over a massive internet outage that paralyzed the country.

In a statement posted on KT's website, CEO Ku Hyeon-mo said he was sincerely sorry for inconveniences users faced when both cable and wireless internet services were down for about an hour on Monday.

Ku clarified that the disruption was due to routing errors, not a distributed denial of service or DDoS attack as the company had initially reported.

He vowed efforts to prevent such an incident from recurring and said the company will cooperate with government and police investigations into the cause of the outage.

Millions of KT customers nationwide experienced connectivity issues that disrupted everyday activities, including food delivery, credit card payments and online classes.





Please send comments to tbsefmnews@gmail.com / copyright © tbs. Unauthorized redistribution prohibited.

개인정보처리방침  l  영상정보처리기기방침  l  사이버 감사실  l  저작권 정책  l  광고 • 협찬단가표  l  시청자 위원회  l  정보공개

03909 서울특별시 마포구 매봉산로 31 S-PLEX CENTER | 문의전화 : 02-311-5114(ARS)
Copyright © Since 2020 Seoul Traffic Broadcasting. All Rights Reserved.