“I can guarantee they are wrong. It has to do with a group of hackers - I will not name them - who are civil libertarians and who hate the confinement the restrictions the music industry and the movie industry has placed on art and so they are behind it.”
According to McAfee, the group attacked Sony Pictures as it is indicative of an industry which is “controlling the content of art,” adding “I’m sorry but I don’t like that myself. I don’t like it one iota.”
McAfee said he was not going to identify the group behind the attack because he doesn’t want to be a “nark” adding “I don’t mind that the North Koreans are blamed, I’m not particularly happy with what the North Koreans are doing.”
Unleash the vigilantes! Against a sovereign state that arguably makes sense, as the DPK does not answer to any court, but theft and vandalism against a corporation is something else entirely.
‘Hackers want freedom - and I support them’
They drive the sale of anti-virus products.