Just a day after 4 people were arrested by the Mumbai police regarding the seeping of an episode of the popular series Online game of Thrones online previously this month, comes information of yet another outflow.
GoT S7E06 Leaked
In accordance to reports online, HBO Spain aired the forth-coming episode 6 of season 7 of the series “by mistake for just one hour”. A thread on Reddit had a screenshot of the TV screen airing the episode.
any of the series were quickly exchanging notes and hints on links about where the leaked episode could be downloaded.
Twitter users were also airing the episode around the social press platform:
— Joe Weaver (@jorywea) August 16, 2017
The Instagram user @afaga23 was also live streaming HBO while the new episode was playing out. This post was later deleted.
Episode 7 Also Leaked?
According to Business Insider, there are reports of episode 7 of the show also having been leaked already, but an HBO representative has said that they have no knowledge of the episode 7 leak yet.
In July there were reports of HBO’s digital content being hacked and 1. 5 TB data of the company stolen. According to Entertainment Weekly, an anonymous email was sent to reporters following the hacking incident which said:
“Hi to all mankind, The greatest leak of cyber space era is happening. 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 and spread what. Whoever propagates well, we are going to have a good interview with him. HBO is falling. inch
It is not yet confirmed when the latest leak of show 6 is related in order to this hacking.
Arrests In India After GoT Episode 4 Leaked
Earlier this month, episode 4 of season 7 was leaked in India, following which Hotstar initiated an internal probe. The leak was traced to the Bengaluru office of Prime Focus Technologies, the firm involved in the digital content of the series for Hotstar. According to the Mumbai police, the 4 accused had illegally downloaded the 4th episode of Game of Thrones on August 4, three days before its official telecast and uploaded it online.