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Computers / Sony Hack Attack / Threats #1076100

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 17, 2014
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(Washington: David Muir) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles: Cecilia Vega) The decision by Sony Pictures to pull their film "The Interview" from its Christmas day release due to the cyber war after theaters decided not to show the picture after the security threats from the Guardians of Peace examined; Sony quoted; details given about the North Korea elite spy unit. {FBI asst. director Shawn HENRY@- talks about the malware used.]

(Washington: David Muir) What President Obama says about the threats against Sony noted. [In ABC interview, OBAMA - expresses concern about the cyber attack: it is serious, but he recommends people go to the movies.]

(Washington: David Muir, Pierre Thomas) The evidence linking North Korea to the hack against Sony discussed.

Muir, David;
Vega, Cecilia;
Pierre, David Muir,

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