According to an article on ChinaView, the South Korean military plans to ban USB drives possibly by next year. The South Korean military plans to build a new system to facilitate the sharing of data.
The Ministry of Defense will invest up to $2.5 million to develop the new system. South Korea has been the victim of a number of recent cyber attacks. The country is looking to move more aggressively to combat cyber crime and cyber espionage, which is largely believed to come from North Korea.