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Uber fined $1.17 million by U.K., Dutch authorities for 2016 breach
The company could be getting fined a lot more if its breach was subject to GDPR.
Uber to pay $148 million to states for 2016 data breach
The incident revealed sensitive information on 57 million users, and the company kept the hack secret for more than a year.
Uber hires former NSA counsel Matt Olsen as top security executive
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.
Senators grill Uber CISO over 2016 breach, extortion incident
During the hearing, the lawmakers questioned Uber’s chief security officer while also receiving an education from experts on how bug bounty programs are supposed to operate.
Uber security executives leave company amid lawsuit and breach investigation
Two security employees are resigning, and another is taking medical leave. All three were apparently working at Uber during the October 2016 breach.