Uber

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

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – The former security chief of Uber Technologies Inc. [UBER.UL] swore in a closed legal proceeding that he knew of no attempts to steal trade secrets from anyone, including Alphabet Inc’s self-driving unit Waymo, and would be “shocked” if that had occurred. Reuters: Business News

Exclusive: Uber paid 20-year-old Florida man to keep data breach secret – sources

SAN FRANCISCO/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A 20-year-old Florida man was responsible for the large data breach at Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] last year and was paid by Uber to destroy the data through a so-called “bug bounty” program normally used to identify small code vulnerabilities, three people familiar with the events have told Reuters. Reuters: Business(…)

NFL Player Jameis Winston Allegedly Grabbed A Female Uber Driver’s Crotch

Hollywood isn’t the only industry rocked by sexual assault scandals… According to a letter obtained by BuzzFeed News, the NFL is currently investigating an allegation that Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston grabbed a female Uber driver’s crotch in 2016. Related: Jameis Winston Wants To Play Football AND Baseball! The letter — sent from lawyer(…)