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This lesson discusses the Sony Hack incident. This cost wiped out half of Sony's global network worldwide and did a significant amount of damage. Nothing could be recovered due to the way the hackers wrote the code of the software involved in the hacking. The FBI blamed North Korea for this incident. Most incidents are preventable and consumer errors are the likely cause for these incidents. A plan for cyber security response is necessary and there needs to be a plan in place for how to do it should the need occur.