Saturday, August 12, 2017

HBO Offered Hackers $250,000 As Ransom to Prevent More Leaks


Hackers who recently hacked into HBO network and stole scripts, shows, and employee information documents, have now provided an email in which the United States cable channel offered them $250,000. The company offered the payment as a "bounty payment" reward in which companies reward white-hat hackers for discovering cyber security vulnerabilities in their computer networks. Late last month, noreply@blogger.com (Wang Wei) #HackerNews #News #Security #Internet

http://thehackernews.com/2017/08/hbo-hackers-game-of-thrones.html