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  • Russia offers support to North Korea amid Sony hack Thursday, 25 Dec 2014 | 10:39 AM ET

    MOSCOW— Russia on Thursday offered sympathy to North Korea amid the Sony hacking scandal, saying the movie that sparked the dispute was so scandalous that Pyongyang's anger was "quite understandable." Washington failed to offer any proof to back its claims of Pyongyang's involvement in the hacking, Russian Foreign Ministry spokesman Alexander Lukashevich...

  • Correction: NKorea-Mystery Outage story Thursday, 25 Dec 2014 | 8:55 AM ET

    LONDON— In a story Dec. 24 about North Korea's Internet outages, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the Falkland Islands are located in the North Atlantic. LONDON— North Korea's microscopic corner of the Internet has had a rough couple of days, suffering seven outages in 48 hours, according to one Web traffic monitor. "A large city block in London or New...

  • File photo: A gate to the Sony Pictures Entertainment studio complex.

    Sony is in talks with Google to distribute "The Interview." CNBC's Julia Boorstin discusses on which platforms it may play.

  • 'The Interview' goes indie  Wednesday, 24 Dec 2014 | 11:02 AM ET

    Discussing Sony's release of "The Interview," Terrace Theater owner Paul Brown, discusses advanced ticket sales and security for tomorrows theatrical opening.

  • Securing theaters for 'The Interview'  Wednesday, 24 Dec 2014 | 10:34 AM ET

    Sony will release its controversial film "The Interview" Christmas day in more than 200 theaters. George Kurtz, CrowdStrike co-founder, President and CEO, analyzed the malware used in the Sony hack attack.

  • Cleveland Cinemas: Wear USA colors, get free popcorn  Wednesday, 24 Dec 2014 | 10:15 AM ET

    Cleveland Cinemas is one of the theaters that will show Sony's "The Interview." JRF Management director of marketing, discusses the security preparation that is going into preparing to show the film in both Cleveland and Pittsburgh.

  • Waiting on Sony's VOD strategy  Wednesday, 24 Dec 2014 | 9:10 AM ET

    With Sony Pictures deciding to release its film "The Interview," The "Squawk on the Street" crew discusses Sony's release options and the vulnerability of U.S. financial institutions.

  • NKorea outage a case study in online uncertainties Wednesday, 24 Dec 2014 | 6:35 AM ET

    LONDON— North Korea's microscopic corner of the Internet has had a rough couple of days, suffering seven outages in 48 hours, according to one Web traffic monitor. The mysterious problems have some talking of a retaliatory cyberattack by the United States, which holds Pyongyang responsible for last month's spectacular hack of Sony Pictures.

  • Cramer: As ISIS grows, so do defense stocks Tuesday, 23 Dec 2014 | 6:56 PM ET
    A KC-135 Stratotanker from Fairchild Air Force Base, Wash., refuels a B-1B Lancer during a training exercise Sept. 23, 2014, over South Dakota.

    As the U.S. reduces its military budget, Jim Cramer sees allied countries are arming themselves. This is good news for one group of stocks.

  • Did North Korea really hack Sony?  Tuesday, 23 Dec 2014 | 2:41 PM ET

    Vinny Troia, Night Lion Security, has serious doubts North Korea was responsible for the hack on Sony.

  • Sony will screen 'The Interview' on Christmas Day Tuesday, 23 Dec 2014 | 12:48 PM ET
    A security guard stands at the entrance of United Artists theater during the premiere of the film "The Interview" in Los Angeles, December 11, 2014.

    "We have never given up on releasing The Interview..." Michael Lynton, Chairman and CEO of Sony Entertainment, said in an announcement.

  • Rep. Sherman: Bring 'The Interview' to Washington  Tuesday, 23 Dec 2014 | 11:15 AM ET

    After Sony pulled the release of "The Interview," Rep. Brad Sherman, (D-Calif.), explains why he wants Sony to screen the film on Capitol Hill.

  • SEOUL, South Korea— Key North Korean websites suffered intermittent outages Tuesday after a nearly 10- hour shutdown that followed a U.S. vow to respond to a crippling cyberattack on Sony Pictures that Washington blames on Pyongyang. The White House and the State Department declined to say whether the U.S. government was responsible. Though it denies...

  • SEOUL/ WASHINGTON, Dec 23- North Korea, at the center of a confrontation with the United States over the hacking of Sony Pictures, experienced a complete Internet outage for hours before links were restored on Tuesday, a U.S. company that monitors Internet infrastructure said. President Barack Obama had vowed on Friday to respond to the major cyber attack, which he...

  • Why the Sony hack has made history  Monday, 22 Dec 2014 | 7:47 PM ET

    Jay Bavisi, President & CEO of EC-Council, discusses news that North Korea is currently facing an internet outage and explains why the Sony hack attack has opened a new front in cyberwarfares.

  • WASHINGTON/ BEIJING, Dec 22- North Korea, at the center of a confrontation with the United States over the hacking of Sony pictures, itself experienced Internet outages on Monday, a U.S. company that monitors Internet infrastructure said. The United States also asked China to identify any North Korea hackers operating in China and, if found, send them back to North...

  • North Korea goes completely offline: Report Monday, 22 Dec 2014 | 3:39 PM ET
    North Koreans gather at Kim Il Sung Square, most bowing towards portraits of their late leader, as an act of respect to mark the third anniversary of their late leader Kim Jong Il's death, Dec. 17, 2014 in Pyongyang, North Korea.

    North Korea is having major Internet problems, just days after President Obama promised a proportional response to the Sony hacking.

  • Here's why Hollywood's looking to 2015 Monday, 22 Dec 2014 | 3:05 PM ET

    North American box office receipts totaled about $10.5 billion in 2014, a 4 percent decline from a year earlier. The New York Times reports.

  • Sony hack fallout: How will US respond?  Monday, 22 Dec 2014 | 2:42 PM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers looks at the possible outcome of Sony's hack by North Korea.

  • State Department's new message for North Korea  Monday, 22 Dec 2014 | 1:34 PM ET

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the U.S. State Department is seeking compensation from North Korea for Sony over its hack attack.