A couple of weeks earlier the fourth episode of Game of Thrones season 7 got leaked online before its official release, and it happened in India. It has a watermark of Star India which was so obvious that Hotstar who is HBO’s partner in India was responsible for this leak.

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But, later it turned out that Prime Focus Technologies, the agency which manages Star India Private Limited’s data, was behind this entire problem and therefore four people were arrested for leaking the content.

 

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Now, according to some news, one of them has revealed how it got revealed and the reason is so funny and real that one can barely control his laughter.

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Among four people who were arrested for the same regards, one was an IT professional and he sent the episode to his girlfriend who is a big fan of Game of Thrones, in order to please her. From there it was leaked and later uploaded online

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According to Indian Express, one of the officials told them “Initially, there were suspicions that one of the accused had accessed the episode as his girlfriend wanted to see it. The girlfriend had then passed it onto others, one of whom uploaded it online.”

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However, the investigation is still in progress and they are trying to find out who uploaded it online.

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Meanwhile, the hackers who claim that they have full access to their data have warned HBO that they will leak the final episode before the actual air date.

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