HBO amicable media hacked in latest cyber confidence breach

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The penetrate is a latest to strike HBO and a titles, that embody a renouned anticipation play Game of Thrones

HBO’s Facebook and Twitter accounts have been compromised in a latest cyber confidence crack to strike a firm.

A organisation called OurMine seemed to take control of a categorical HBO accounts, as good as those for a network’s shows including Game of Thrones.

One posts pronounced “OurMine are here. we are only contrast your security”.

It is a latest cyber confidence headache for a party organisation after hackers expelled Game of Thrones scripts and association data.

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Some of a amicable media posts were private fast afterwards.

HBO did not immediately respond to a BBC’s ask for comment.

OurMine has a repute for hacking high form Twitter accounts.

Last year it compromised Netflix, as good as Wikipedia co-founder Jimmy Wales, Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg and Google arch executive Sundar Pichai.

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Security woes

The penetrate is a latest in a fibre of confidence setbacks for HBO in new weeks.

Unidentified hackers explain to have stolen 1.5TB of information from a association in July.

Out of a transport they expelled Game of Thrones scripts, association papers and unbroadcast episodes of HBO’s other shows including Curb Your Enthusiasm and Insecure.

Separately, four people have been arrested for leaking an part of Game of Thrones before it aired. The indicted were stream and former employees of a Mumbai-based association that stores and processes a array for an online streaming service.

Next came a trickle in Europe. An part of a anticipation uncover was mistakenly released on to a broadcaster’s Spanish and Nordic streaming platforms days before it was scheduled to be broadcast.

The episode, patrician Death is a Enemy, has given been withdrawn, though not before it was copied and circulated on several file-sharing platforms.