CD Projekt Pink has warned gamers that putting in Cyberpunk 2077 mods or customized save information on the PC might pose a safety danger (via Kotaku). In line with the corporate’s tweet, there’s apparently a “vulnerability in exterior DLL information the sport makes use of which can be utilized to execute code on PCs.” The sport’s official mod instruments had been just released last week.
The corporate warns customers to not set up information from unknown sources, although as Kotaku points out, that just about guidelines out all mods until you may learn and perceive their code. If you’re coping with a vulnerability that would probably result in arbitrary code working in your pc, it’s in all probability greatest to not danger it till a repair is obtainable.
In the event you plan to make use of @CyberpunkGame mods/customized saves on PC, use warning. We have been made conscious of a vulnerability in exterior DLL information the sport makes use of which can be utilized to execute code on PCs. Subject will probably be fastened ASAP. For now, please chorus from utilizing information from unknown sources.
— CD PROJEKT RED CS (@CDPRED_Support) February 2, 2021
This isn’t the primary drawback CD Projekt Pink has confronted with the Cyberpunk mod system — the corporate additionally needed to ask gamers to cease putting in mods that allowed them to have sex with Keanu Reeves’s character.