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What's behind Uber and GTA hacks.

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Russ Roberts (machine learning, artificial intelligence, IoT, and information security)

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Here’s what Uber and GTA hacks have in common 

Lapsus$ gang seems to be behind both Uber and Rockstar Games breaches. Both hacks show that social engineering works, and threat actors don't even go through too much trouble using automated attack tools. 
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Uber hack update: Lapsus$, hiring spree, and 2FA 
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