Top Five Privacy Practices To Adopt Based On FTC’S Settlement With UBER

On May 12, 2014, an intruder was able to access sensitive personal information belonging to over 100,000 Uber drivers including names, driver license numbers, social security numbers, and bank account information. Uber did not detect this major breach until September 2014 and failed to notify Uber users until February 2015. By Amrita Srivastava. page

1. Implement Two factor authentication for internal access to personal information. 2. Closely monitor and audit employee access to consumer data 3. Encrypt Personal Information 4. Implement and update internal privacy and security programs. 5. Ensure your Privacy Policy is accurate