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Capcom’s ransomware attacks get worse as the release schedule is posted online • Eurogamer.net

Projects listed by the fourth quarter of 2024.

Capcom suffered another serious breach as details of its upcoming game release schedule through the end of 2024 were posted online.

This follows a cache of documents posted earlier this week, revealing plans to handle game details, source code, and streamer relationships that are about to be released in the coming months. became. Employee personal data is also included in 9 items.

As before, this new information comes from a ransomware attack that compromised Capcom’s servers and gained a huge amount of sensitive information. Capcom has acknowledged the attack and is currently working with law enforcement agencies.

The widely-publicized list of upcoming games includes a number of unpublished projects and some form of biohazard game each year until 2024. Capcom fans are excited to point out plans for a sequel and remake of Dragon’s Dogma on the release list of classic games such as Final Fight and Powerstone. And, not so surprisingly, there is a mention of Street Fighter 6.

This list may already be out of date (from documentation dated earlier this year), ensuring that future game projects will change / delay / disappear long before they are ready for public announcement. It’s worth remembering to do.

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Officially announced Resident Evil Village.

Anyway, it’s another tragic moment for Capcom, and an incredibly worrying sight for current and former employees who continue to worry about their personal information may then be posted online. Hmm.

Capcom previously stated that up to 350,000 personal information, including addresses, phone numbers, dates of birth and photos, could be retained by ransomware attackers.

The company is currently “contacting an individual who has been identified as having leaked information to explain the background and current situation of the incident,” but last night’s IGN report said a former studio It included comments from one of the Capcom Vancouver staff. They believed their details were at stake, but who said they hadn’t been contacted so far.

“Capcom deeply apologizes for the complications and concerns caused by the incident,” Capcom said in a statement earlier this week. “As a company that handles digital content, we take this case seriously. To prevent the recurrence of such a case, we are pursuing legal options for criminal acts such as unauthorized access and striving to further strengthen our management system. I will go. Of that network. “

https://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2020-11-20-capcom-ransomware-attack-worsens-as-release-schedule-posted-online

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