Another reason to take cybersecurity and identity theft very seriously

If you haven’t already taken us up on our offer to sign up for PrivacyArmor from InfoArmor, please do. This recent article from CNBC makes the extent of the problem painfully clear.

Uber hid a hack that exposed data of 57 million users and drivers for more than a year

  • Hackers stole data from 57 million Uber users and drivers in 2016.
  • The hackers stole names and driver’s license numbers of around 600,000 drivers in the U.S., as well as rider names, email addresses and mobile phone numbers.
  • The company paid hackers $100,000 to delete the data and keep the breach quiet, and did not report the breach.

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