According to The Verge, Thousands of Uber users account credentials could have been compromised, and are up for sale from unscrupulous sellers. And to add insult to injury, the price for Your account details is as low as one dollar. For one dollar a person can summons an Uber driver for a ride on Your account.
At least two separate vendors on dark web marketplace AlphaBay are hawking active Uber accounts, Motherboard reports. Once purchased, these accounts let buyers order up rides using whatever payment information is on file. Those accounts can also show trip history, email addresses, phone numbers, and location information for people’s home and work addresses.
It is the latest of hacking that has been accomplished against the “tech” company, Uber. For being a tech company their security is very 1990’s. The Company also lost driver data recently and drivers information including dl number and social security numbers were breached.