Hackers seem to extort Sony Pictures through extensive hostage PCs




Sony Pictures seem to suffer from a major hack that allows PCs staff worldwide unusable. The hackers, require that certain conditions are met.

According to the website Deadline involves Sony Picture computers worldwide hacked and therefore unusable. “We are down, completely paralyzed,” would have to know the source of the site within Sony Pictures. A spokesman says the company is investigating an IT business. Each employee would have been advised to turn off the computer, turn off wifi and vpn no longer use, writes CSOOnline.

Business2community The site claims to have a screenshot of the image that computers show a skeleton with the text “Hacked by #GOP. Moreover show many Twitter accounts that are associated with movie releases Sony Pictures a similar image and text.

The group also said to have secret information captured and release it as non-compliance with certain requirements. What those requirements are not known. It also lists URLs with links to zip files named SPEDdata. On Reddit says a former employee of Sony to have a zip file received on any hacked PCs Sony Pictures staff would stand. The file would email addresses, passwords, pdf, doc and excel files contain, among other financial details. Moreover name is listed Guardians of Peace ie GOP.

Sony Pictures hacked by #GOP


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