Uber Technologies disclosed its massive data breach to prospective investor SoftBank Group before revealing the details to the public. The disclosure came as SoftBank conducts due diligence on the ride-hailing company ahead of a potential investment, Uber said in an emailed statement. SoftBank, which may put as much as $10 billion into the company, declined to comment. Uber faces investigation by regulators after disclosing earlier this week that it hid for more than a year the hacking of a vast amount of personal data from 57 million drivers and customers. The company ...
Uber disclosed hack to SoftBank before going public
Firm has admitted it hid for more than a year the hacking of a vast amount of personal data from 57 million drivers, customers
Robert Fenners | Bloomberg Last Updated at November 25, 2017 02:54 IST