We have to check the number of visitors from South Korea. If we have
more than that, we have to decide if we will allow editing or not from
It's a serious challenge for Wikipedia.
Perhaps we'll know exactly who's behind all those edits to the Yi Sun-shin page. Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales did touch on the topic last fall, in a speech at the International Conference on Global Entrepreneurship in Seoul and in a subsequent interview with the Hankyoreh. For an overview to the implementation of Korea's real-name system, take a look at this Gusts of Popular Feeling post.