Uber Fined $460k For Data Breach

European countries are fining Uber with a penalty for the way it handled a 2016 data breach. According to TechCruch, this breach could have been avoided if Uber didn’t store their AWS login information in plain text on GitHub. Making two-factor authentication mandatory for the private GitHub repositories may have also prevented the issue.

Article source: https://techcrunch.com/2018/12/20/french-data-protection-watchdog-fines-uber-460000-for-data-breach/

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