The breach, revealed last year, granted hackers access to the personal information of 57 million riders and drivers. Uber paid the hackers $100,000 to delete the data and keep the breach quiet, rather than report the incident. Uber has agreed to pay $148 million in connection with a 2016 data breach and subsequent cover-up, according… Read More


Last week, Uber and the FTC finally settled on a revised consent agreement that now covers both the 2014 and 2016 breaches. The new agreement includes even more comprehensive security and privacy risk assessments, covering the security of Uber’s software development environment and use of the bug bounty. Source: ieee… Read More


The stolen Uber data included the names and driver’s license information of around 600,000 drivers—including at least 13,500 from Pennsylvania—as well as data belonging to 25 million users in the US. It impacted over 57 million people in total. ‘Uber violated Pennsylvania law by failing to put our residents on timely notice of this massive… Read More