Last year, Uber settled with the FTC over allegations that it hadn't protected it's customers' data in 2014, and actually misrepresented how secure that data was. "Uber paved the way for a new paradigm in urban mobility, and we're tremendously excited to power seamless connectivity between Uber's options and public transit, reducing the number of cars on the road and enabling more on-demand transportation".
The FTC said the expanded settlement seeks to ensure Uber "does not engage in similar misconduct again".
"After misleading consumers about its privacy and security practices, Uber compounded its misconduct by failing to inform the Commission that it suffered another data breach in 2016 while the Commission was investigating the company's strikingly similar 2014 breach", said Acting FTC Chairman Maureen K. Ohlhausen.
But Uber failed to disclose that data on 57 million users and drivers around the world had been exposed in a separate incident in 2016.
Uber revealed that in 2016 it has paid a "researcher" $100,000 to destroy the information and fed the payment through its bug bounty program. Uber will further be required to retain records related to bug-bounty reports regarding vulnerabilities that involve potential or actual unauthorized access to consumer data.
Like the previous settlement, which was reached in August, the revised agreement does not include a monetary fine for the breach that compromised information for 57 million people. "With cars available instantly for rent in the Uber app, fewer people will need to store them in garages for those sporadic grocery store runs, daytime adventures, or weekend getaways", she said.
My first week at Uber was the week we disclosed the 2016 breach. But just in case you had any doubt in your mind, here's the man himself, Khosrowshahi, again on Wednesday: "We have to work together to make sure that living in a city. doesn't require you to own a auto".
It comes nearly exactly a year after a chemical attack in the northern Syrian town of Khan Sheikhoun killed dozens of people. Syria's Foreign Ministry said Wednesday that his threats are "reckless" and endanger global peace and security.
While WrestleMania was over six hours long, we picked out and broke down the five hottest highlights from the star-studded event. It led to the tag-team match, with Ronda and Kurt Angle teaming up to take on Triple H and his wife Stephanie McMahon .
The move is a part of a greater effort to offer vehicle ownership alternatives and expand Uber's transportation options. Uber has announced that San Franciscans will soon be able to reserve electric bikes using the auto sharing app.
According to police, the initial investigation revealed that Gaston possessed a valid Pennsylvania Commercial Driver's License. Photos from the scene of the crash showed the roof of the bus had been torn off down to the top of the seats.
Alaina, who also competed as a teen, told Spring, "This show will change your life, but you have to continue on that momentum". Her fellow judges, Lionel Richie and Luke Bryan , joked about trying to stop her from running towards the contestant.
The team will close the summer session on August 30 with a home game against the Chargers , their only annual preseason opponent . In the 2018 NFL Preseason opener, the Lions head to Oakland to face the Raiders in the teams' third preseason clash since 2012.
Under EU law, legislation from member states that affects digital services must be pre-approved by the European Commission. Since launching in Europe in 2011, Uber has rattled traditional taxis, sparking protests and spats with local authorities.
Pat Roberts (R-KS), and John Hoeven (R-ND), who also attended the meeting, confirmed Trump's interest in rejoining TPP. The Asian nation said listed USA soybeans and pork among its prime targets for proposed retaliatory duties.
Once order was finally restored, the umpires met for several minutes before ejecting Perdomo, Ellis, Arenado, Marquez and Parra. The Padres roared back for three runs in the sixth off of right-hander Antonio Senzatela, who had replaced Marquez.
As before, there are three body styles to choose from - five-door hatchback , five-door wagon , and four-door sedan. Engine specifications for North America will be announced closer to launch, scheduled for the second half of 2019.
Trump says Scott Pruitt is doing a "great job" as EPA chief
However, no one has seemingly ever threatened Pruitt, a nationwide search of state and federal court records by the AP revealed. The same spokesperson told CNN that that person meant to say "the administrator's office", not Pruitt personally.