Sony hit with second employee lawsuit over hack

Sony Pictures has been hit by a second lawsuit alleging it didn’t do enough to safeguard the personal information of employees that was lost in a major hack in late November.

Central to the lawsuit, which was filed at the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California, is the assertion that “cybercriminals were able to perpetrate a breach of this depth and scope because Sony Pictures Entertainment failed to maintain reasonable and adequate security measures to protect the employees’ information from access and disclosure.”

It follows a similar lawsuit on Monday filed in the same court by two former employees.

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