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LulzSec recently claimed responsibility for hacking the website of the PBS television network to post a fake story in protest of a recent “Frontline” investigative news program on WikiLeaks.

For the past two days, the group has been mocking Sony via Twitter and alluding to a hacking operation.

Posts on the microblogging site through an account linked to the group at times chastise “silly Sony” and “You Sony morons,” saying “everything we have will be published in multiple ways to ensure maximum embarrassment and exposure for (Sony) and their security flaws.”

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Cassandra Vinograd can be reached at http://twitter.com/CassVinograd

Raphael G. Satter can be reached at http://twitter.com/razhael