Sony cyber-attack: North Korea denies hacking Sony

  • The North Korean government has denied US allegations that it is responsible for the cyber-attack on Sony Pictures, as per media reports.  North Korea has said that it wants to hold a joint inquiry to prove that it has no role to play in the cyber-attacks.  North Korean said that US is leveling groundless allegation, while US officials have said that North Korea must admit culpability. Sony has cancelled the release of ‘The Interview’, which was to open on Christmas Day. The Interview is based on plans to kill the fictional Kim Jong-un.