LG Uplus sees 8.3% decrease in Q3 net profit on electricity costs
LG Uplus, a mobile carrier, said its third-quarter net profit decreased 8.3 percent on year despite overall growth in sales due to increased operating costs, such as electricity rates, in particular.
Posco signs MoU to ensure communications during crisis
Posco signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Korea's three major mobile carriers — SK Telecom, KT, and LG U+ — to improve communication networks for disaster response at their steel mills.
LG U+ opens its English-language website
LG U+ opened an English-language website for foreigners on Thursday to let them pay their phone bill online, a move aimed at catering to the growing number of foreign subscribers.
LG U+ offers customer support chat service for foreigners
LG U+ is now providing a customer support chat service for foreigners, the telecom company said Tuesday.
LG U+ offers free USIM cards for customers whose personal data was leaked
LG U+ is offering a free USIM card replacement for customers affected by the recent personal data leakage incident starting Monday.
LG U+ apologizes for data hack, stonewalls on details
LG U+ apologized for the recent data leakage and network disruptions caused by cyberattacks, and promised to triple its security spending to 100 billion won ($77 billion) a year.
LG U+ made contact with hacker group claiming data theft
LG U+ has made contact with a hacker group that claims to have customer data stolen from the company.
LG U+ hit by second DDoS attack in a week
The government issued “a strong warning” to the telecommunications provider, and promised a strict investigation of the company’s cyber security systems.
Naver, LG U+ sign agreement on music and content businesses
LG U+ rolled out mobile subscription plans that include Naver’s VIBE music streaming service. The telecom company is also offering its mobile subscribers VIBE subscription plans with a discount.
LG U+ customer data hacked, 180,000 affected
LG U+ disclosed Tuesday that personal information of around 180,000 of its customers has been leaked.