U.S. Asks China For Help on Sony Hack
“What we are looking for is a blocking action, something that would cripple their efforts to carry out attacks,” an official shared to the New York Times.
China‘s support would be very important since almost all of North Korea’s wireless communications operate through Chinese networks.
It is unclear if China will help, given the recent tensions over computer security between Washington and Beijing. In May, five hackers, working for the Chinese military, were indicted on charges of stealing sensitive information from American companies.
In case you didn’t read, the FBI has confirmed that North Korea is behind the cyber attacks on Sony Studios.