Sony Agrees To Pony Up $8M In Suit Filed By Ex-Employees
Sony has reached a price tag in the class-action lawsuit brought by former employees after the massive cyberattack last year.By Lexie Hammesfahr | October 20, 2015
Sony Pictures is seeing the light at the end of the tunnel in the class-action lawsuits from last year's cyberattack.
That price tag is up to $8 million — basically a slap on the wrist when you consider how much Sony makes a year.
Here's the breakdown: $2.5 million for identity theft victims, close to $2 million for credit-fraud protection services and almost $3.5 million for legal fees.