Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?


The source code for the CD project may become available

The source code for the CD project may become available

Data stolen from the company can be downloaded for free, but it is protected with passwords.

A massive disaster struck CD Project in February, as it fell victim to a targeted extortion virus attack in an attempt to crack Cyberpunk 2077, which was released in disrepair in December. Not only did this delay work for weeks, but the blackmailers stole the source code for the next release of Gwent, The Witcher 3, Cyberpunk 2077, and The Witcher 3, which are currently in development, as well as a lot of internal documents and more.

Cyberpunk 2077 movieSource: CD Project RED

The CD project refused to pay the Russian extortionists, according to the guess, so they wanted to auction the stolen data, but this was blown up after they claimed that the information had found a buyer in another way. The transaction is concluded on the condition that the data is not disclosed to others.

Cybercriminals seem to have no outlaws, sharing game source codes on torrent sites, as well as other data associated with them, in part to promote their dark web portal designed to expose stolen data.

The code bases are packaged in password-protected 7-Zip archives and they claim to release their passwords in exchange for “donations” paid for in cryptocurrency. The purpose of the money collected is donated to charity, and anyone who doesn’t think they should do so. They want to be announced when tens of thousands of dollars are raised, and the last time they reach $40,000 they can unlock the Cyberpunk archive.

See also  The massive ancient galaxy contradicts the current paradigm of astronomy

However, it appears that the passwords of some archives have been shared, including through private channels, including EuroGamer His colleague also watched some videos of Cyberpunk. For the most part, we have to think about the funny little things that the developers made, one of which is, for example, a Buggy NPC rolls on the floor for the X-Files song, and the other has replaced the character models with chickens.

As of our news, Project CD has not responded to the latest move by cybercriminals.

To read more interesting tech news, follow the Origo Tech Base Facebook page, click here!

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You May Also Like

Top News

In a harrowing incident that has shaken the community of Lewiston, Maine, a series of shootings on Wednesday evening resulted in a tragic loss...

Top News

President Joe Biden’s abrupt departure from a speech on the U.S. economy at the White House on Monday sent a ripple of speculation and...


Chinese scientists have discovered a little-known type of ore containing a rare earth metal highly sought after for its superconducting properties. The ore, called...


A dangerous application appeared in the Apple App Store disguised as a known program. reported the Based on TechCrunch article. Dangerous app in...

Copyright © 2024 Campus Lately.