Uber cloud systems seemingly hijacked in ‘security incident’

Uber is tonight reeling from what looks like a substantial cybersecurity breach. No other details were shared. Judging from screenshots leaked onto Twitter, though, an intruder has compromised Uber’s AWS cloud account and its resources at the administrative level; gained admin control over the corporate Slack workspace as well as its Google G Suite account that has over 1PB of storage in use; has control over Uber’s VMware vSphere deployment and virtual machines; access to internal finance data, such as corporate expenses; and more.

Link: Uber cloud systems seemingly hijacked in ‘security incident’
via http://www.theregister.com

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