Brandon Charles Glover, 26, and Vasile Mereacre, 23, admitted to taking the companies’ personal user data that was stored on Amazon Web Services from October 2016 to January 2017 and then seeking ransom. Uber acknowledged in November 2017 that it paid $100,000 for the men to destroy the data it had on about 57 million of the ride-sharing company’s customers.
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Hackers Plead Guilty in Cyberattack That Uber Concealed
- Tuesday, Nov 12 2019
- Written by Security Tech Brief Staff