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‘Tis the Season to Show Sony’s ‘The Interview’ at the Capitol?

By Glynn Cosker
Editor, In Homeland Security

Sony Pictures’ ill-fated movie “The Interview” won’t hit cinema screens on Christmas Day. CEO and Co-chairman Michael Lynton saw to that when he announced earlier this month that his company was heeding vague threats by a North Korean hacking group.
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North Korea vs. Hollywood: The Beginning of The Great Cyberwar?

By J. Thompson
Special Contributor for In Homeland Security

Black Hand’s assassination of Archduke Ferdinand and his wife triggered World War I. Pearl Harbor thrust the U.S. from isolationism into World War II. The Gulf of Tonkin catalyzed U.S. military intervention in Vietnam. Is it possible that the Rogen-Franco hackneyed Hollywood comedy (in the vein of 1985’s Chase-Akroyd, Spies Like Us) will become the flashpoint for The Great Cyberwar in the chronicles of history?

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