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CD Projekt Red says internal data from ransomware breach is being spread online


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CD Projekt Red is still grappling with the fallout from the ransomware attack it suffered in February. The Polish studio behind The Witcher has issued an update on the security breach, stating that internal data stolen during the hack is being circulated online. While the developer said it cannot confirm the exact contents of the information, it believes the files may include details on current and former employees and contractors, along with data related to its games.

As part of the breach, hackers made off with the source code for titles including Cyberpunk 2077 and an unreleased version of Witcher 3. The attackers also dumped or threatened to dump documents related to accounting, administration, legal, HR, investor relations and more.

At the time, the studio defiantly said it would not give in to the ransom demands nor negotiate with the actor behind the breach. Just days later ...


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