HBO confirms it was hacked, and a ‘Game of Thrones’ script may have been stolen
|07/31/2017||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
HBO is now the latest entertainment company to be hacked.
Entertainment Weekly reports the pay-cable channel had 1.5 terabytes of data from the company taken. The hackers claim to have put upcoming episodes of “Ballers” and “Room 104” online. But the big find was a script that’s allegedly from next week’s fourth episode of “Game of Thrones.”
“HBO recently experienced a cyber incident, which resulted in the compromise of proprietary information,” the network confirmed in a statement to EW. “We immediately began investigating the incident and are working with law enforcement and outside cybersecurity firms. Data protection read more >>>