Uber Paid 20-Year-Old Hacker To Cover Up Data Breach

UPDATEDI The hacker who swiped data from more than 57 million Uber users last year was a 20-year-old Florida man who lives with his mom—and received $100,000 from the ride-share company to keep his breach secret, according to a report on Wednesday. The unidentified hacker planned the extortion-style hack—the largest data breach in Uber’s history—as a…