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Did Obama tip off reporters to the US hack of North Korea?

There was no doubt in President Obama's mind when he accused North Korea of hacking into Sony Pictures and releasing some sensitive information. As it turns out, the White House knew for a fact that North Korea was the culprit, because the National Security Agency had already hacked into Pyongyang's computer systems.

Global Politics

Did Obama tip off reporters to the US hack of North Korea?

There was no doubt in President Obama's mind when he accused North Korea of hacking into Sony Pictures and releasing some sensitive information. As it turns out, the White House knew for a fact that North Korea was the culprit, because the National Security Agency had already hacked into Pyongyang's computer systems.