Four men have been arrested over latest leaks of game of thrones episode. The fourth episode of the latest series, ‘The Spoils of War’ was leaked from HBO International distributor Star India a few days before it aired last week. Star India have said they are taking the offence ‘very seriously. The men were arrested in Mumbai following an investigation into a leak of the episode before it’s scheduled release on August 7.
The four have been charged with ‘criminal reach of trust and computer-related offences’ and will be detained until August 21.
Three of the men are employees of Prime Focus Technologies, an independent company that handles Star India’s data, a source told CNN. While The fourth is a former employee of the company.
Star India have vowed to take action over the leak saying: “This confirms the compromise of episode 4 of Game of Thrones Season 7, earlier this afternoon.