Archive for January 2015

FBI details North Korea's ties to Sony hack

January 9, 2015 - 05:30 PM
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This week, FBI Director James Comey addressed a cybersecurity conference in New York. Comey said he's confident that North Korea was behind the brazen attack.

The Obama Administration wants to challenge skeptics who don't believe the Hermit Kingdom was involved.

Col. Cedric Leighton, a retired military intelligence officer and president of Cedric Leighton Associates, discussed the FBI's evidence with Capital Insider.

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Charlie Hebdo victims remembered as "fearless" satirists

January 9, 2015 - 05:20 PM
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Cartoonists and comedians around the world are describing the satirists killed at French magazine "Charlie Hebdo" as among the most fearless in the business.

Abby Phillip, reporter for The Washington Post, discussed reaction to the attack and it's first amendment implications with Capital Insider.

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Sanctions, security, and the world economy

January 7, 2015 - 04:35 PM
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Russia's annexation of Crimea and separatist violence in Eastern Ukraine prompted sanctions from the United States and the European Union. Those sanctions hit Russian banks, oil companies, and food sellers. But now, they appear to be cutting both ways -- hurting Russia and big European companies.

Retired Army Col. Douglas Macgregor discussed the relationship between sanctions, security, and the world economy with Capital Insider.

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