Exclusive: Current and former Uber security staffers cast doubt on spying claims

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Category: topSource: reutersJan 12th, 2018

Current and former Uber security staffers cast doubt on spying claims

The testimony came in connection with a lawsuit brought by Waymo which accuses arch rival Uber of stealing trade secrets.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 13th, 2018

U.S. security panel deals major blow to Broadcom"s bid for Qualcomm

(Reuters) - A U.S. government panel on Sunday ordered Qualcomm Inc to delay its March 6 shareholder meeting, an unprecedented move that cast new doubt on Singapore-based Broadcom Ltd's $117 billion bid for its U.S. semiconductor peer......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 5th, 2018

Inside Uber’s $100,000 Payment to a Hacker, and the Fallout

How Uber grappled with a 2016 hack is under scrutiny and has cast a chill over how other companies deal with security threats......»»

Category: dealsSource: nytJan 12th, 2018

Uber Engaged in ‘Illegal’ Spying on Rivals, Ex-Employee Says

In a 37-page letter made public in court, a former Uber security employee detailed a massive intelligence-gathering operation that included tailing rival executives......»»

Category: dealsSource: nytDec 15th, 2017

Uber managers resign amid data breach revelation, allegations of corporate spying

Three Uber Technologies Inc. senior managers have resigned from the company’s international, business operations, and physical security teams, an Uber spokeswoman said Friday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 1st, 2017

Uber security executives resign amid alleged corporate spying, data breach

Amid allegations of corporate espionage and a delayed disclosure of a massive breach, two senior Uber Technologies Inc. security executives have resigned, a.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 1st, 2017

U.S. Warned of Russian Firm Kaspersky as Early as 2004

A Russian cybersecurity firm whose products current and former U.S. officials suspect Moscow has used as a tool for spying was flagged by U.S. military intelligence as a potential security threat as early as 2004......»»

Category: topSource: wsjNov 17th, 2017

Apple Gave Uber Access to a Secret Feature that Could Allow it to Record Your Screen

And now claims the code will be removed "ASAP." Apple has been giving Uber access to more than just an iPhone user's current location. The company reportedly gave the ride-hailing app access to.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 6th, 2017

Uber settles U.S. allegations over privacy, security: FTC

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Uber has settled allegations with U.S. regulators that the ride-sharing company had made deceptive privacy and data security claims, the Federal Trade Commission said in a statement on Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 15th, 2017

FTC to keep Uber on short leash over hacks

Uber has agreed to an expanded settlement with the Federal Trade Commission over claims that the ride-hailing company deceived customers about how it handled their data......»»

Category: topSource: cnnApr 12th, 2018

9 steps from start-up dream to real business

What can you do that will move you closer to your work-for-yourself goal but won’t jeopardize your current job security? This......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 12th, 2018

Uber agrees to expanded FTC settlement after not disclosing additional breach

The Federal Trade Commission said Uber Technologies has agreed to an expanded settlement over privacy and data security, after the commission learned the com.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 12th, 2018

AP FACT CHECK: Facebook makes shaky data and privacy claims

Mark Zuckerberg cited "security purposes" Wednesday when asked by several lawmakers about Facebook's collection of personal data on people who never signed up for the social network but whose online behavior is nevertheless tracked by the company......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 11th, 2018

Exclusive: Houston PR firm to relocate to newly renovated office

The firm has been at its current headquarters for nearly 20 years......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 11th, 2018

Exclusive: CA Technologies Is Buying a Startup to Bolster App Security

The new tools are designed to help developers build safer software. CA Technologies.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneApr 9th, 2018

Experts cast doubt on privacy features of Facebook-owned WhatsApp

People can be added to groups via public links or directly by an administrator.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 6th, 2018

Exclusive: Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick, Minted Co-Founder Melissa Kim Join StyleSeat Board

CEO Melody McCloskey says it's time for the company to grow. Former Uber uber CEO Travis Kalanick and Minted.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneApr 4th, 2018

Exclusive: CBS plans all-stock bid for Viacom below current valuation - sources

(Reuters) - CBS Corp plans to make an all-stock offer for Viacom Inc that values the U.S. media company below its current market valuation, people familiar with the matter said on Monday, indicating that tough negotiations lie ahead......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 2nd, 2018

Texas Woman Voted Illegally in 2016 Election, Gets Sentenced to Five Years in Prison

The woman was out on supervised release and claims she did not know she wasn't allowed to cast a ballot......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 30th, 2018

Uber"s choice to decrease number of safety sensors raises questions after fatal crash

Uber Technologies' self-driving vehicles used to have seven LiDAR units. Current Volvo models have one. LiDAR uses light pulses to sense objects on the road. Driverless cars also use sensors including radars and cameras. The ride-hailing company c.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 29th, 2018