FBI Sony online entertainment sky harbor airport rapt attention sky harbor San Diego Texas
Threats from the hacker group Lizard Squad forced an American Airlines plane to land unexpectedly. Authorities are now investigating ties to threats against Sony. A Sony executive was on the flight.
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00:03 Your video shows the American Airlines plane landing at sky
00:06 harbor Sunday afternoon. It had the rapt attention of the FBI
00:10 in TSA passengers later described the sudden flight diversion. I heard
00:15 starting in the back of the plane that it would tomorrow.
00:18 And but people want. Everything. Now this is the only nightmare
00:23 for the homeless at some level but within half hour. It
00:27 was going on there a risk -- right now. And now
00:29 investigators are likely turn their attention from the skies to on
00:33 line. Where the threat appears to have originate and online hacking
00:37 group calling itself the -- squat. Sent out a disturbing tweet
00:40 just as the plane was taking off from Texas. Regarding one
00:44 of the plane's passengers. Johnson and president of Sony online entertainment
00:49 -- tweet stating. We've been receiving reports that some at least
00:52 -- number 362 has explosives on board. An hour later in
00:57 an apparent mocking tone the group -- images of nine elevenths
01:00 and the hash tag pray for flight 362. I'm assuming just
01:04 based on the upper body that we're seeing. You know this
01:07 is not an unsophisticated individual from -- technology. Passengers at sky
01:12 harbor airport and learned about the threats were reminded of how
01:15 easy it is for someone in this age of social media.
01:18 To cause a major inconvenience with one on line message. Well
01:22 really it's cast people that legacy at this -- figure out
01:25 what's real what's not it's. It happens a lot when we
01:28 hear about him in San Diego the Sony executive -- medley
01:31 declined to comment to cameras and about the ordeal.