Specifications and photos of the Samsung Galaxy S21 line and other announced new products from the company appeared on the network long before the announcement. It became known that the Samsung employee who shared the data was fired.
The leaks received from a Samsung employee were published by Evan Blass, aka @evleaks. This employee was fired for leaking confidential information. According to an insider, already a former employee found himself in a difficult financial situation, and he can be helped – here link to donate.
Evan Blass does not disclose the informant’s name to prevent him from looking for a new job. This is not the first time that employees at various companies have been fired due to data breaches. So Evan is trying to support them, and this time was no exception.
Whether it is right to support such people is up to you, nevertheless they understood that it was illegal and there could be consequences. Dismissal is the least that could happen in a given situation.