Uber to Pay $148 Million as a Settlement for Data Breach Cover

From gbhackers.com

Uber data breach

Uber Agreed to Pay $148 Million as a Settlement for 2016 Uber data breach which impacts 57 million Uber users around the world and 600,000 drivers names including their license numbers were stolen.

The breach took place in October 2016 and the leaked data includes names, email addresses and mobile phone numbers that related to Uber accounts.

The case was filed against Uber for violating Pennsylvania’s data breach notification law. More than 13,500 Pennsylvania Uber drivers were affected by the breach.

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