February 2015

Uber Discloses Data Breach

New age transportation giant Uber said on Friday that a data breach may have allowed malicious actors to gain access to the driver’s license numbers of roughly 50,000 of its drivers.
In a statement posted to the company’s website on Friday, Uber said that it had identified a “one-time access of an Uber database” by an unauthorized third party in May 2014.
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Twitter Changes Abuse Reporting Process to Address Doxing

Twitter has revised and simplified its rules and process for reporting abusive behavior on the service, and users now have the ability to report people who are posting their personal information. The change essentially gives Twitter users a method to combat doxing, which is the process of dumping a victim’s personal information online. This often […]