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FBI Investigates Uber & GTA 6 Hacks, UK Teen Gang Leader Suspected


Uber Technologies Inc., the popular ride-hailing company, is working with the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and the U.S. Department of Justice to investigate the case of a hacker behind its company’s security breach.

The same hacker is also believed to have orchestrated the recent massive Rockstar Games’ Grand Auto Theft (GTA) 6 leak.

The Uber And Rockstar Games Breaches

Uber suffered a computer system breach on September 15th that forced it to take down several internal communications and engineering systems offline. The attacker managed to get into an external contractor employee’s account using malware and accessing the business Slack and G-Suite.

However, Uber has confirmed that there is no proof of the hacker gaining access to any user accounts; or the databases used to store sensitive user information, like credit card numbers, user bank account info, or trip history.

This was followed by another massive hack ...


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