The GoT Hack originated from Mumbai, 2 Prime Focus Technologies employees booked

12 . Aug . 2017
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This could be another shock to the Indian outsourcing scenario. The leak of the 4th episode of the 7th season of Game of Thrones is allegedly the handiwork of two employees of a Mumbai agency, ‘Prime Focus Technologies’ that stores and processes media.

Shailesh Manohar, Vice President of Prime Focus Technologies has lodged a complaint against two employees, Abhishek Ghadiyal and Mohammad Suhail. According to the complaint, the episode was accessed using Abhishek’s ID and the e-mail was sent ahead, using Mohammad Suhail’s e-mail id.

Ghadiyal and Suhail have been booked under the section 408 (Criminal Breach of trust by clerk or servant), section 43 (damage to computer, computer system, etc,) and section 66 (computer related offences).