Former Uber security chief guilty of data breach coverup

The former chief security officer for Uber has been convicted of trying to cover up a 2016 data breach in which hackers accessed millions of customer records from the ride-hailing.

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Former Uber security chief found guilty of concealing data breach

A San Francisco jury has found Uber Technologies Inc's former chief security officer Joe Sullivan guilty of criminal obstruction for failing to report a 2016.

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Former Uber security chief convicted of covering up 2016 data breach

The case was the first brought against a corporate executive over a breach by outsiders. It also may be the last — the payoff that prompted the charges has become common practice in hacking cases.

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A jury found Joe Sullivan, who led security at the ride-hailing company, guilty on two different counts. The case could change how security professionals handle data breaches.

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Uber's former security chief guilty in data breach coverup

Uber's former security chief Joseph Sullivan has been convicted of criminal obstruction for failing to report a massive data breach at the ride share giant to federal authorities.

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Uber’s former security chief convicted of data hack coverup

Joe Sullivan was convicted of both charges against him, obstructing a government investigation and concealing the theft of personal data of 50 million customers and 7 million drivers. (Nam Y. Huh / Associated Press).

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Uber’s former security chief found guilty of hiding 2016 data breach

Joe Sullivan, 53, who headed security for Facebook before joining Uber, was found guilty in San Francisco federal court after a three-week trial. It marked a rare instance where a corporate information security officer was criminally charged with failing ...

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Jury finds former Uber security chief guilty of concealing data breach | CNN Business

A San Francisco jury has found Uber Technologies Inc's former chief security officer Joseph Sullivan guilty of criminal obstruction for failing to report a 2016 cybersecurity incident to the authorities, a spokesperson from the Department of Justice ...

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The trial, closely watched in cyber security circles, is believed to be the first criminal prosecution of a company executive over the handling of a data breach. Joe Sullivan, who was fired in 2017 over ...

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Uber's Former Security Chief Convicted of Covering Up 2016 Data Breach

The firm's former chief information security officer was found guilty of hiding a massive data breach from federal investigators.

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