Uber Paid Hackers to Delete Stolen Data on 57 Million People

Hackers stole the personal data of 57 million customers and drivers from Uber Technologies Inc., a massive breach that the company concealed for more than a year. This week, the ride-hailing firm ousted its chief security officer and one of his deputies for their roles in keeping the hack under wraps, which included a $100,000 payment … Continue reading Uber Paid Hackers to Delete Stolen Data on 57 Million People

Tax reform is the biggest business story of 2017 for CFOs

Tax reform is top of mind for CFOs this year, according to the latest CNBC Global CFO Council survey, with 20 percent of respondents saying it is the most important business story of 2017. Furthermore, a majority of North American CFOs (54.2 percent) say they support the passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, which … Continue reading Tax reform is the biggest business story of 2017 for CFOs

Egypt Sinai: Bomb and gun attack on mosque ‘kills 54’

Suspected militants have launched a bomb and gun attack on a mosque in Egypt's North Sinai province, killing 54 people, the state news agency says. Witnesses told Egyptian media it happened in the town of Bir al-Abed near al-Arish during Friday prayers. Local police said men in four off-road vehicles opened fire on worshippers, AP … Continue reading Egypt Sinai: Bomb and gun attack on mosque ‘kills 54’