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North Korea’s State News Website Taken Offline

North Korean news website outage could be latest indication of inter-Korean cyber war

Update: 3/28/2013 - 09:11EST - KCNA's site is back online

WASHINGTON DC - The website of North Korea's state news outlet Korea Central News Agency (KCNA) has mysteriously been taken offline, just one day after a number of South Korea based news websites focusing on North Korea were themselves the victims of hacking attempts.

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