Uber Exec Charged With Covering Up Hack

Video Credit: Wochit News - Duration: 00:49s - Published
Uber Exec Charged With Covering Up Hack

Uber Exec Charged With Covering Up Hack

Joseph Sullivan, the former chief of Uber’s security, was charged this week in connection with an alleged cover-up of a massive 2016 hack.

The hack exposed the personal information of some 57 million Uber users.

The federal government said Sullivan tried his hardest to sweep the breech under the rug.

The criminal complaint filed this week in the Northern California’s District Court.

Sullivan told his security staff to keep details about the hack “tightly controlled.

You Might Like

💡 One News Page Knowledge: Other News Mentions

Uber Uber American vehicle for hire, freight, food delivery, courier, and parcel delivery company

Government caps fee of cab aggregators like Uber, Ola at 20% of total fare

India will allow app-based taxi aggregators like Uber and Ola to charge up to 20% commission on ride fares, according to guidelines issued on Friday.
Joe Biden Wants To Make Gig-workers Full-time Employees [Video]

Joe Biden Wants To Make Gig-workers Full-time Employees

CHANDAN KHANNA/AFP via Getty Images Joe Biden's presidency is likely good news for Uber and Lyft. The companies won big in California with Prop. 22, a law the President-elect was vocally opposed to. With the new gig-work model in place, companies are likely to try and replicate it in other states. Federal efforts to classify drivers or couriers as employees are likely to fall flat thanks to a divided congress, experts say. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories.

Credit: Wochit News    Duration: 00:32Published

Uber and Lyft just scored a huge federal transportation contract

Photo by ROBYN BECK/AFP via Getty Images

The US government awarded a big transportation contract to Uber and Lyft this week, authorizing the..

The Verge

Softbank CEO sold Bitcoin at a $130m loss after getting “too distracted”

Masayoshi Son’s not having the greatest of years in recent times. His storied $50 billion venture fund saw massive losses in 2019, with budding startups WeWork..
DoorDash IPO filing shows surging revenue growth [Video]

DoorDash IPO filing shows surging revenue growth

DoorDash, the U.S. food delivery startup backed by SoftBank Group, made public on Friday its regulatory filing for a listing on the New York Stock Exchange, setting the stage for a blockbuster IPO before the end of the year. Fred Katayama reports.

Credit: Reuters - Politics    Duration: 01:30Published

Northern California Northern California Region of the U.S. state of California

2 shot, killed at northern California mall on Black Friday

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Police are looking for a gunman who shot and killed two teens at a Northern California mall in the midst of Black Friday, sending shoppers..