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White House taps Matt Olsen, Uber security boss and former NSA lawyer, to lead key DOJ division

by Jeff Stone • 12 months ago

If confirmed, Olsen will lead a unit focused on stopping espionage and, increasingly, on mitigating cyberattacks.

Former Uber CSO criminally charged with covering up 2016 data breach

by Jeff Stone • 2 years ago

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

Uber's Matt Olsen on the needed trust between the public and private sector

by CyberScoop Staff • 3 years ago

Matt Olsen, Uber's chief trust & security officer, talks about how both the public and private sector can communicate better when it comes to cybersecurity.

Hackers who tried extorting Uber, Lynda plead guilty

by Jeff Stone • 3 years ago

Uber portrayed its payment to the hackers as a bug bounty reward.

Mistrust lingers between government, industry on cyber information sharing

by Jeff Stone • 3 years ago

The sense of unease pre-dates disclosures from former NSA contractor Edward Snowden, one Uber executive said.

Securiosity: Welcome to breach week

by Jeff Stone • 3 years ago

If you have recently gotten a cup of coffee from a Dunkin' Donuts inside a Marriott hotel, you're not gonna like this podcast.