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CD Projekt Red, Witcher 3 Maker, Suffers Data Breach
« Reply #1 on: June 09, 2017, 10:15:39 PM »
CD Projekt Red, Witcher 3 Maker, Suffers Data Breach
9 June 2017, 8:54 pm

CD Projekt Red, the studio behind The Witcher 3 RPG, as well as many other titles, has suffered a data breach. The attacker is looking to get some money from the company, while holding stolen documents for ransom.

In a statement released by the company, CD Projekt Red says they will not bow to pressure and will not pay the ransom, no matter what threats are made. 

"An unidentified individual or individuals have just informed us they are in possession of a few internal files belonging to CD PROJEKT RED. Among them are documents connected to early designs for the upcoming game, Cyberpunk 2077," the company said. " We will not be giving in to the demands of the individual or individuals that have contacted us, which might eventually lead to the files being published online. The appropriate legal authorities will be informed about the situation."

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