The Sony hack attack of winter 2014 is the gift that keeps on giving. Thanks to WikiLeaks, it’s Christmas today for anybody looking to take potshots at a multinational entertainment corporation.
Julian Assange’s organization has published over 30,000 documents and 170,000 emails leaked from Sony Pictures. “This archive shows the inner workings of an influential multinational corporation,” said Assange. “It is newsworthy and at the centre of a geo-political conflict. It belongs in the public domain. WikiLeaks will ensure it stays there.”
Though grubby journos previously trawled the lion’s share of this data in late 2014 for the salacious, news-worthy and attention-grabbing — resulting in Amy Pascal’s departure from the studio — it is available for the first time in a user-“friendly,” searchable database, here. Go to town.