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Google Is Shutting Down Its Google+ Social Network Following Huge Data Exposure

Google has announced that it’s shutting down its Google+ social network platform for consumers following a data breach, first reported by The Wall Street Journal, that exposed private data of hundreds of thousands of Google+ users. The company discovered the bug in its Google+ People APIs March of this…

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Uber Paid Hackers $100,000 USD to Delete Stolen Data on 57 Million People

Uber recently ousted its Chief Security Officer Joe Sullivan and another executive for their roles in a cover-up of a security breach that occurred last year.

According to the ride share platform, in October of 2016, two hackers broke their way into a secured archive folder and stole data on 57 million people. The hackers obtained name…

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