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Hackers threaten violence against theaters showing ‘The Interview’

In a message posted on text sharing site Pastebin on Tuesday, the hacking group behind the devastating November 24 cyber attack on Sony Pictures Entertainment threatened violence against US theaters that are planning to screen Sony Pictures' forthcoming movie 'The Interview.'

'The... read more

Sony Pictures warns news organizations against use of “stolen information”

In a strongly-worded letter sent to news organizations on Sunday, Sony Pictures Entertainment has demanded the deletion of corporate data which was 'stolen' and exposed by hackers who were behind the devastating cyber attack which crippled the Hollywood studio's computer systems last month.... read more

Top Sony executives received email extorting money three days before November 24 hack

A Monday online leak of email boxes of two top Sony Pictures executives has revealed that three days before the devastating November 24 attack on the Sony Pictures' systems, the company's top executives had received an email from hackers extorting money.

The email message sent to the top... read more

Sony’s PlayStation Network attacked by hackers; service back online after outage

According to a Variety news report, Sony's PlayStation Network (PSN) was attacked by hackers on Sunday night; resulting in the disruption of service for several hours Sunday night and early Monday morning. It was for the second time that PSN was targeted hackers in recent months; after an outage... read more

North Korea denies hacking into Sony Pictures’ computers

In a recently-published article on North Korea's state-run KCNA news agency, the top military body in the country has rebuffed the suggestions that the computer systems at Hollywood studio Sony Pictures Entertainment were hacked by North Korean hackers.

The hack, which hit Sony Pictures... read more

Malware behind attack on computer systems of Sony Pictures resembles one used against South Korea

According to several security experts, the hack of malicious software that crippled Sony Pictures Entertainment and resulted in the release of gigabytes of sensitive information is increasingly pointing to North Korea.

The attack is similar to last year's raid on South Korean banks and... read more

Sony Pictures employees working without computers after recent hack

The Times has revealed in a recent report that Sony Pictures Entertainment has not yet recovered from the massive attack on its computer network by the GOP - Guardians of Peace - hacker group earlier this week.

According to the report, based on the information shared by a Sony Pictures... read more

NPD Group: PS4 is the fastest-selling game console in Australia

According to the latest statistics released by market research firm NPD Group, the fastest-selling gaming console in Australia at present is Sony's next-generation console, PlayStation 4 (PS4), which was launched in the country on November 29, 2013.

The NPD sales figures related to video-... read more

Hackers disrupt travel plans of top Sony executive by posting bomb-threat tweet

After attacking Sony's PlayStation Network over the weekend, a group of hackers managed to disrupt the travel plans of top Sony Corp. executive John Smedley on Sunday.

In a Twitter post - posted from their account with the handle @LizardSquad -, the hackers suggested that there was a bomb... read more

Sony’s PS4 worldwide sales surpass ‘10 million units’ milestone

During the course of a press event at the Gamescom video game conference in Germany, Sony announced another sales milestone for its newest PlayStation version - the PlayStation 4 (PS4) video game console.

Sony announced that the worldwide sales of the PS4 have surpassed the enviable '10... read more

Killzone: Shadow Fall

A Northern California man has dragged electronics and entertainment giant Sony to court over its claims of providing 1080p resolution in Killzone: Shadow Fall.

Killzone: Shadow Fall is a science fiction first-person shooter video game that comes as one of the PlayStation 4 launch titles... read more

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