HBO Hacked: Games of Thrones, other TV series and over 1.5TB of data leaked online


 Hackers have broken into the HBO networks and leaked several unreleased episodes of TV shows including next week's Game of Thrones.

According to EW, the leaked TV shows episodes includes Ballers, Room 104 and next week Game of Thrones episode. A reportedly 1.5TB data have been leaked online with the hackers threatening more leaks.

  A mail from the hackers, which they sent to many reporters, boosted about the hack which they referred to as the greatest leak of cyberspace era.

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"What's its name? Oh i forget to tell. Its HBO and Game of Thrones......!!!!!!You are lucky to be the first pioneers to witness and download the leak. Enjoy it & spread the words. Whoever spreads well, we will have an interview with him. HBO is falling," the mail read.

 HBO who suffered similar hack in 2015 when the first 4 episodes of Game of Thrones Season 5 were leaked online, released a statement to confirm the breach.

"HBO recently experienced a cyber incident which resulted in the compromise of proprietary information," HBO said in the statement further adding that investigation into the case have began with the help of law enforcement and cyber security firms.

 HBO is yet to comment on the specifics of the leak

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