An ice sculpture of the Olympic rings in Pyeongchang, where the 2018 Winter Olympics will be held. The South Korean government will double security personnel and bolster its cyber defences ahead of the Games amid fears of an attack from North Korea. Photo: Reuters

South Korea ramps up security for 2018 Winter Games amid fears of cyber, armed attacks from North

Defence Ministry will deploy some 5,000 personnel for the Olympics and employ a private company to stop potential hacks

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An ice sculpture of the Olympic rings in Pyeongchang, where the 2018 Winter Olympics will be held. The South Korean government will double security personnel and bolster its cyber defences ahead of the Games amid fears of an attack from North Korea. Photo: Reuters
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