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Uber Hacking
Updated: 11/12/2019
Uber Hacking
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  • In 2017 hackers blackmailed Uber executives and made threats for money. They demanded a six figure sum.
  • An Amazon web server owned by Uber were entered by hackers who used credentials that were left by an Uber engineer in a GitHub repository.
  • 57 million customer's bank details were put at risk by this.
  • Uber's chief security officer(Joe Sullivan) gave $100,000 to the hackers to cover up their crimes.
  • The CEO of Uber says that it can not be erased from their history but they can learn from this.
  • Joe Sullivan and another executive were fired as a result of their wrongdoings and the hackers were arrested.
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