President Obama Sanctions North Korea After Sony Cyberattack

President Obama Sanctions North Korea After Sony CyberattackPresident Obama has signed an executive order imposing new sanctions on North Korea following last month’s cyber-attack on Sony Pictures Entertainment.Officials say this is the first instance the US government has imposed sanctions in response to a direct cyber-attack on a U.S. company.In issuing the order, Obama accuses North Korea of “destructive, coercive cyber-related actions during November and December,” calling them a “continuing threat to the national security, foreign policy and economy of the United States. …

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