Other Issues Raised by The Sony Hack

I've been torn by the reporting of the Sony Hack. On one hand I think it's irresponsible for the media to essentially assisting the hackers by distributing the information unearthed as a result of the hack. On the other hand I'm disturbed by the revelation that there are still attempts to get the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) into law through back channels. It's clearly a complex issue with no simple solutions. I think the guys at The Verge did a good job discussing the issues in their Vergecast podcast Ep: 131