Uber's CEO has said that he recently learned that the company suffered a massive data breach in 2016 that impacted some 57 million customers. But there's more to the story than just that revelation.
A new study has found that a third of small and medium-sized companies have been the victim of industrial espionage. Experts say they should work more closely with authorities to prevent future attacks.
Unknown hackers breached the network of the Marriott hotel chain and stole data on around 500 million people, the company has said. The data included passport numbers, email accounts, and even some credit card info.
A Russian IT expert was threatened by FSB agents and forced to use his position to provide information on a firm that processes UK visas, according to investigative group Bellingcat and Russia's The Insider website.
The Russian hacker group "Snake" has reportedly hacked email accounts of several German officials. The cyberattack was detected nearly a year after the group allegedly accessed Germany's government network.
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