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  • FBI: North Korea behind Sony hack  Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | 11:43 AM ET

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche reads a statement from the FBI on the state of the Sony hack investigation.

  • Former FBI assistant director Chris Swecker, provides insight to the expected announcement that the FBI will officially name North Korea as the threat behind Sony's hack.

  • FBI to blame North Korea for Sony hack: Report  Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | 11:01 AM ET

    In a statement later today, the FBI is expected to officially name North Korea as the hand behind Sony's devastating hack, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.

  • FBI to update Sony hack: Sources  Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | 10:28 AM ET

    The FBI is planning to make an announcement about the Sony hack today, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.

  • Target N Korea money for Sony hack: Envoy Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | 9:03 AM ET
    Seth Rogen, left, and Evan Goldberg pose during a photocall for their latest film “The Interview” in Barcelona, Spain, June 18, 2014.

    The U.S. should target foreign companies that do business with North Korea in response to the Sony cyberattack, a former special envoy says.

  • Forget these 4 words next year: Tom Friedman  Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | 8:57 AM ET

    Thomas L. Friedman, The New York Times, predicts four things that will likely change in 2015.

  • Thomas L. Friedman, The New York Times, provides insight to Sony's response to North Korea's hack attack and the spreading threat of cyber terrorism.

  • Sony hack points to North Korea: Expert  Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | 7:16 AM ET

    Former Ambassador Charles Pritchard, shares his thoughts on an appropriate response to the cyberattack on Sony.

  • Hack attack spurs call for more NKorea sanctions Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | 12:06 AM ET

    WASHINGTON— Suspicions that North Korea was behind a destructive hacking attack against Sony Pictures and a threat against movie theaters are intensifying calls for tougher U.S. steps to cut that country's access to hard currency and declare it once more as a state sponsor of terrorism. A U.S. cyber-retaliation against North Korea would risk a dangerous...

  • *White House not in position to confirm North Korea responsible. WASHINGTON/ LOS ANGELES, Dec 18- Washington made the woes of cyberattack victim Sony Pictures its own on Thursday as the White House acknowledged that the devastating strike against the big Hollywood studio was a matter of national security that would be met by a forceful government response.

  • 'The Interview' jeopardizes overseas movie villains Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 7:21 PM ET

    Evil forces from Russia, China and North Korea have tirelessly menaced our big-screen heroes in recent years. "Pyongyang," an adaption of a graphic novel set in North Korea, was given the ax Wednesday after distributor Fox abandoned the project and producer New Regency was forced to shutter any plans. Director Gore Verbinski had imagined the project about an...

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 18- The United States said on Thursday a cyber attack on Sony Pictures was a serious national security matter and the Obama administration was considering a proportional response, although the White House stopped short of blaming North Korea. A U.S. government official said on Thursday that U.S. investigators were looking into the possibility...

  • The one smart way to retaliate against North Korea Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 2:27 PM ET
    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un waves to workers during a visit to the Pyongyang Children's Foodstuff Factory in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang December 16, 2014.

    Now that many are blaming North Korea for the cyberattack on Sony, what will the U.S. government do about it?

  • How Kim Jong Un's scrappy cyberarmy operates Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 2:23 PM ET
    File photo of students at the Mangyongdae Revolutionary School, in Pyongyang, North Korea, work on computers.

    How does a poverty-stricken country like North Korea obtain cyber-capabilities to level a corporation the size of Sony?

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 18- The United States said on Thursday a cyber attack on Sony Pictures blamed on North Korea was a serious national security matter and the Obama administration was considering a proportional response. Hackers who said they were incensed by a film on the fictional assassination of North Korea's leader attacked Sony Corp last month, leaking...

  • Sony hack cyber Pearl Harbor? Not quite  Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 1:48 PM ET

    Sony has canceled next week's planned release of "The Interview" after threats from hackers on movie theaters. CNBC's Julia Boorstin and Eamon Javers, provide insight to the critical comments on the decision.

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 18- The United States was considering possible options on Thursday in response to a major cyber attack on Sony Pictures blamed on North Korea, amid calls for tougher sanctions on Pyongyang to cut it off from the global banking system. Hackers who said they were incensed by a film on the fictional assassination of North Korea's leader attacked...

  • Sony cans 'The Interview'  Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 12:35 PM ET

    Sony is pulling the plug on next week's planned release of "The Interview" after threats from hackers on movie theaters. The FMHR traders share their opinions on the decision.

  • Hollywood reeling after Sony pulls movie  Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 7:08 AM ET

    Sony Pictures in pulling "The Interview" from theaters and won't even release it on video-on-demand after North Korea's hack attack, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

  • Hack attack prompts Sony to pull 'The Interview'  Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 6:19 AM ET

    CNBC's John Harwood reports on the U.S. government's likely response to North Korea's cyber attack on Sony.