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Computers / Sony Hack Attack / Threats #1076173

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Dec 18, 2014
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(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.

(Washington: Pierre Thomas) The hunt for the sophisticated cyber hackers who struck Sony Pictures under North Korean orders examined; details given about countries involved in the hack route, the threat to moviegoers from Bureau 121's cyber warriors. [White House press secretary Josh EARNEST - says the president considers it a serious matter.] [Former FBI official Shawn HENRY@- worries about other infrastructure attacks.]

(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles: Cecilia Vega) The response to Sony's decision to pull the comedy movie in question, "The Interview," examined; three stars on Twitter & Senator John McCain quoted. [Writers Guild of America Lowell PETERSON@- opposes giving in to threats.] Financial statistics cited. ["Variety" reporter Brent LANG@- worries about the effect on edgy projects.]

Reporter(s):
Muir, David;
Thomas, Pierre;
Vega, Cecilia
Duration:
00:03:50

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