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Catalin Cimpanu / ZDNet:
Pwn2Own Tokyo 2019 hacking contest: Amazon Echo speakers, Samsung and Sony smart TVs, Xiaomi Mi9, others hacked; Facebook Portal and Google Nest not attempted   —  Amazon Echo, Samsung and Sony smart TVs fall on first day of Pwn2Own Tokyo 2019 hacking contest.
Nov 8, 2019, 12:00 AMIn context
Casey Newton / The Interface:
If Facebook pivots to privacy, News Feed becomes a legacy product, its new business model will likely be commerce, and misinformation will be harder to track   —  By 2015, Mark Zuckerberg had grown uncomfortable with his messaging history.  His old instant messages had gotten him into trouble in the past …
Mar 6, 2019, 8:00 PMIn context
Zack Whittaker / TechCrunch:
Utah resident Austin Thompson, aka @DerpTrolling, pleads guilty to DDoS attacks on EA's Origin, Sony Playstation and Valve's Steam gaming services in Dec. 2013   —  A Utah man has pleaded guilty to computer hacking charges, after admitting to knocking several gaming services offline five years ago.
Nov 9, 2018, 1:00 PMIn context
Ellen Nakashima / Washington Post:
DOJ announces hacking charges against a North Korean government spy, linked to the Lazarus Group, in connection with the 2014 Sony hack   —  The Justice Department will announce computer hacking charges Thursday against a North Korean government spy in connection with the 2014 attack …
Sep 6, 2018, 10:05 AMIn context
Symantec Connect Community:
WannaCry ransomware attacks show strong links to Lazarus, the hacking group that was linked to Sony Pictures and Bangladesh central bank hacks   —  Similarities in code and infrastructure indicate close connection to group that was linked to Sony Pictures and Bangladesh Bank attacks.
May 23, 2017, 10:30 AMIn context
Peter Bright / Ars Technica:
Investigation into SWIFT breach expands to 12 more banks; Symantec corroborates BAE's report that hackers used code similar to North Korean Sony hack   —  Symantec becomes the second firm to link the hack to the Sony Pictures attack.  —  The investigation into the attempted $1 billion electronic heist …
May 27, 2016, 1:00 PMIn context
Damian Dovarganes / Associated Press:
Judge gives final approval to multimillion dollar settlement in Sony Pictures class-action lawsuit filed by former employees after 2014 data breach   —  Judge approves settlement in Sony Pictures hacking case  —  LOS ANGELES (AP) — A judge on Wednesday approved a multimillion dollar settlement …
Apr 6, 2016, 11:30 PMIn context
Kate Kochetkova / Kaspersky Lab:
What is known about the Lazarus Group: Sony hack, military espionage, attacks on Korean banks and other crimes   —  The morning of November 24, 2014 is engrained into the collective memories of Sony Pictures Entertainment employees.  On that day, an unknown cybergang hacked the company's server …
Feb 24, 2016, 2:00 PMIn context
Kim Zetter / Wired:
Security researchers spot re-used code, passwords, and obfuscation methods from Sony hack, indicating original hackers are still active   —  Evidence Suggests the Sony Hackers Are Alive and Well and Still Hacking  —  TENERIFE, Spain—The massive hack against Sony in late 2014 was sudden and loud.
Feb 12, 2016, 12:50 PMIn context
Amanda Hess / Slate:
Sony employees on the hack, one year later   —  What it was like to be a rank-and-file Sony employee as the unprecedented cyberattack tore the company apart.  —  Every morning, like so many of her colleagues, a television writer would drive from her Hollywood apartment to the Culver City, California, lot of Sony Pictures Entertainment.
Nov 24, 2015, 1:55 AMIn context

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