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Former Uber CSO criminally charged with covering up 2016 data breach

by Jeff Stone • 6 months ago

The incident appears to be the first instance of an executive being charged in connection with a breach.

Uber hires former NSA counsel Matt Olsen as top security executive

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 3 years ago

The former co-founder off IronNet Cybersecurity and former general counsel of the National Security Agency will be the ridesharing company's chief trust and security officer.

Uber security executives leave company amid lawsuit and breach investigation

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 3 years ago

Two security employees are resigning, and another is taking medical leave. All three were apparently working at Uber during the October 2016 breach.

Uber paid $100K to cover up 2016 data breach of 57 million users

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 3 years ago

The breach took place in October 2016 and revealed names, email addresses, phone numbers and U.S. driver's license numbers.