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North Korea, ‘The Interview’ and dealing with rogue states

If the latest hacks were truly North Korea’s work, the real change that “The Interview” shows is not North Korean attitudes but North Korean capabilities. While North Korea could not hurt many Americans in previous years – instability in the region was far more likely to impact South Korea and Japan than the United States – cyberwarfare allows nations to attack countries on the opposite end of the globe.