Iranian Man Charged in HBO Hacking

An Iranian man has been charged in the theft of data from HBO, including unaired programs and scripts, last spring. Behzad Mesri, who went by the pseudonym of “Skote Vahshat,” reports The New York Times, was charged with computer fraud, wire fraud, extortion and identity theft, according to an indictment in U.S. District Court in Manhattan.

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