On Wednesday, tech site Recode reported that Sony had used hundreds of computers in Asia to initiate denial-of-service attacks on websites offering Sony's stolen data to the public. The sources of these attacks were allegedly Amazon Web Services data centers based in Tokyo and Singapore.
A spokesperson for Amazon Web Services told ZDNet the alleged activity is "not currently happening" on the service.
Thursday, December 18, 2014
Amazon.com denies helping Sony strike back at hackers with denial-of-service attacks
On December 11th, ZDNet followed through on a report by Recode: