Sullivan was hired as Uber's chief security officer in 2015. In November 2016, Sullivan was emailed by hackers, and employees quickly confirmed that they had stolen records on about 57 million users and also 600,000 driver's license numbers, prosecutors said.
What happened to Uber cyber attack?
On September 15th, Uber suffered a breach. A hacker managed to gain unrestricted access to Uber's network. Uber released two statements saying that they are “responding to an incident” and that No sensitive user data had been obtained.
What was the Uber scandal 2016?
Did Uber CISO go to jail?
SAN FRANCISCO – Joseph Sullivan was sentenced to serve a three-year term of probation and ordered to pay a fine of $50,000, announced First Assistant United States Attorney Stephanie M.
What happened with Uber CEO?
Kalanick, who cofounded ride-hailing firm Uber in 2009, stepped down as CEO in June 2017 and left the board on Dec. 31, 2019. He is now CEO of CloudKitchens, a global virtual restaurant company that raised money from Microsoft and the Saudi sovereign wealth fund.