In what could have been the dystopian future envisioned by sci-fi author William Gibson or just another bad day for CD Projekt Red, the company was hit with a 48-hour ransom demand by an undetermined hacking group.
The group claimed to have dumped full copies of the source code for the company's Cyberpunk 2077 server and other important games.
The note, which the company made public, also claimed to have exposed all of the Polish-based company’s documents relating to accounting, administration, legal, HR and investor relations. The attackers said if CD Projekt Red did not agree to its demands, they would sell or leak the company’s source code online and would send all documents to the threat actor’s contacts in gaming journalism.
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