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Sony was probing India unit for corruption, according to leaked emails
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Sony was probing India unit for corruption, according to leaked emails

The Sony hacking saga has revealed that the company was probing its India unit for corruption, bidding fraud, and bribes being paid to government officials.

US did not 'hack back' against North Korea: Report
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US did not 'hack back' against North Korea: Report

The U.S. government was not responsible for crippling North Korea's Internet infrastructure after President Barack Obama blamed the country for hacking Sony Pictures Entertainment, two senior U.S. officials told The Associated Press, as Congress announced it will examine North Korea's cyberthreats.

Decision to name Sony culprit will be made carefully: US officials
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Decision to name Sony culprit will be made carefully: US officials

The U.S. government is increasingly committed to publicly calling out foreign governments when there is evidence that they are responsible for cyberattacks, a senior Justice Department official said.

US investigators believe North Korea hired hackers to attack Sony
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US investigators believe North Korea hired hackers to attack Sony

US investigators believe that North Korea likely hired hackers from outside the country to help with last month's massive cyber-attack against Sony Pictures, an official close to the investigation said on Monday.

Sony confirms PlayStation Network is back online after 3-day outage
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Sony confirms PlayStation Network is back online after 3-day outage

Sony says its PlayStation Network is back online after three days of disruptions that began on Christmas.

After hack attack, Google and Microsoft joined forces with Sony to help release 'The Interview'
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After hack attack, Google and Microsoft joined forces with Sony to help release 'The Interview'

Google and Microsoft joined forces with Sony, using their online might to release "The Interview" film to online audiences despite threats from hackers.

The Interview might be no masterpiece, but it's opening to packed theatres
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The Interview might be no masterpiece, but it's opening to packed theatres

Critics and early viewers agree that The Interview is less than a masterpiece. But thanks to threats from hackers that nearly derailed its release, it has become an event.

'The Interview' releases online, available for streaming only in the US
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'The Interview' releases online, available for streaming only in the US

You don't need to leave your house to watch "The Interview." Sony Pictures released the comedy on digital platforms.

North Korea partially back online after major internet shutdown
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North Korea partially back online after major internet shutdown

Key North Korean websites were back online Tuesday after an hours-long Internet shutdown that followed a US vow to respond to a crippling cyberattack on Sony Pictures.

Sony threatens Twitter with legal action over tweets containing leaked emails
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Sony threatens Twitter with legal action over tweets containing leaked emails

In an attempt by Sony to curb the damage caused by the hackers, the company has threatened Twitter that would take legal action if it wouldn't ban its users who are linking to leaks.

Sony hacking: North-Korea hit by Internet outage, US denies cyber-attack
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Sony hacking: North-Korea hit by Internet outage, US denies cyber-attack

North Korea, at the center of a confrontation with the United States over the hacking of Sony pictures, itself experienced Internet outages on Monday.

Sony hacking: Company says it will release 'The Interview'
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Sony hacking: Company says it will release 'The Interview'

Sony's company attorney David Boies said <em>The Interview</em> will be released but not on its original slot of Christmas Day.

Sony hacking aftermath: More pressure on corporates to tighten data security
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Sony hacking aftermath: More pressure on corporates to tighten data security

Faced with rising cybercrime like the attack on Sony Pictures Entertainment, companies worldwide are under pressure to tighten security but are hampered by cost and, for some, reluctance to believe they are in danger.

Sony hack reveals Snapchat's secrets: Felt like crying all morning, says CEO Spiegel
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Sony hack reveals Snapchat's secrets: Felt like crying all morning, says CEO Spiegel

The hacking at Sony has resulted in some serious damage to the popular messaging app Snapchat as well.

Sony cancels 'The Interview' release, US blames North-Korea for hacking
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Sony cancels 'The Interview' release, US blames North-Korea for hacking

A U.S. government source said investigators had determined North Korea was behind a cyber-attack on Sony Pictures as the studio pulled all plans to release its comedy, "The Interview," about an assassination attempt on the North Korean leader.

Leaked Sony emails: Snapchat turned down more than $3 billion from Facebook
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Leaked Sony emails: Snapchat turned down more than $3 billion from Facebook

Apparently, there is more to the story on how Snapchat rejected the $3 billion buyout offer from Facebook.

Sony hacking: Company warns employees that fraudsters could misuse stolen data
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Sony hacking: Company warns employees that fraudsters could misuse stolen data

Sony Pictures Entertainment advised its current and former employees to be on the alert for fraudsters looking to use their stolen data, which included detailed personal information.

Sony Pictures will sue organisations if they publish stolen emails
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Sony Pictures will sue organisations if they publish stolen emails

A lawyer representing Sony Pictures Entertainment is warning news organizations not to publish details of company files leaked by hackers in one of the largest digital breaches ever against an American company.

Sony studio chiefs aim to reassure employees after damaging hack
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Sony studio chiefs aim to reassure employees after damaging hack

Executives at Sony Corp's Hollywood movie studio sought to reassure employees on Monday that the studio would recover from a massive cyber attack that exposed internal emails and sensitive employee data.

Sony apologises to Obama after hack reveals racially insensitive emails
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Sony apologises to Obama after hack reveals racially insensitive emails

Beleaguered studio Sony Pictures apologised today for racially insensitive remarks about President Barack Obama in company emails.