A few days ago, we learned about the infrastructure piracy of the CD Projekt RED development team. Recall that the Polish studio is at the origin of a certain Cyberpunk 2077, launched at the end of last year, and which caused the discontent of many players, in particular with regard to the console versions …

CD Projekt RED data sold

The studio then explained in a press release: “It collected data belonging to the CD Projekt group, leaving a ransom note which we are making public. Although some machines on our networks have been encrypted, our backups remain intact. We have already secured our IT infrastructure and started data recovery.”For their part, the hackers left the studio 48 hours to contact them, before reselling the precious data.

Today, we learn that some CD Projekt RED assets have been sold. The hackers initially auctioned the data, but those same hackers ended the auction after receiving a high enough bid. The offer came with an exclusivity condition, requiring hackers not to sell or distribute the data after the transaction. It is difficult to know at the moment who issued this offer, and its amount …

The auction set up by the hackers concerned in particular the source codes of Thronebreaker, The Witcher 3, a new version of The Witcher 3, without forgetting Cyberpunk 2077. To this were added various documents internal to the company. An auction which followed the leak of the source code of the Gwent card game, which was also stolen from the studio …