‘Game of Thrones’ Hackers Posts Email From HBO Executive Who Offered Money To Stop Leak (PIC)


The hackers of the ‘Game of Thrones’ script and episodes warned HBO beforehand. According to CNET, the hackers contacted HBO on July 23rd with a ransom note, demanding $6M. HBO executive replied with $250,000 payment (picture below).


A source claims the email was to delay the hackers and there no intentions on making a payment. The hackers claim they have stolen 1.5TB of data from the company and they have episodes for ‘Ballers’ and ‘Room 104’.

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