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My guess  is that they will dump Episode 7 of Game of Thrones and that they will dump whatever else they have obtained presumably as a warning to other future victims. This new OurMine social media hack is yet another bump in the road after a tough few weeks for HBO. How much ransom money the hackers may be seeking from HBO. Note that t did send an inquiry. The company reportedly sent a dmca takedown notice to Google on Tuesday, August 1, to force the search engine to remove any links to leaked HBO files, which it said included thousands of Home Box Office (HBO) internal company documents and masses of copyrighted items.

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HBO is now investigating the hack, says. But if my hypothesis is correct, then dont be surprised to see them dump Episode 7 and other files assuming they have acquired them. HBO shows and confidential corporate data they claim to have stolen. They also told the site over email that a leak of the season finale of Game of Thrones, due to be screened in the US this Sunday, is imminent.

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File provided to t. EU Data Subject Requests. They broke their promises and want to play with us, the email says.

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The hackers biggest threat appears to be dumping videos of future shows online with their logo HBO Is Falling superimposed. We will leak many many waves of HBOs internal stuff to punish them for playing us and set an example of greedy corporation. Privacy Policy, which has also been updated and became effective May 23rd, 2018. Smith also attached a file labeled as HBOs Response. And to top it all off, just yesterday, episode 6 of Game of Thrones was leaked days before its official broadcast on Sunday.

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HBO told Mashable in response that they are not planning to negotiate with the. Smith was actually involved in the hack. Attached to the email from. They said they would only deal directly with Richard and only send one letter detailing how to pay. Game of Thrones seventh season began to circulate online shortly thereafter.