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HBO Offered $250,000 ‘Bug Bounty’ To Game Of Thrones Hackers, According To Leaked Email

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Forbes reports: “The Game of Thrones hackers are still at it. A purported leaked email, sent to Forbes and other publications by the extortionists, appeared to come from an HBO executive, offering a $250,000 ‘bug bounty’ for showing up weaknesses in the firm’s system. HBO has not yet confirmed or denied the validity of the email, though it has previously admitted to a breach, after the hacker or hackers, who use the two names Little Finger and Mr Smith, leaked Game of Thrones episodes and personal information of the cast.”

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