What connects teen hackers, Uber, and Grand Theft Auto?

A window display advertises Grand Theft Auto IV on April 28, 2008 in New York City.


The recent hack of Uber and Rockstar Games underlines the one, stark, bleak reality of cybersecurity: No matter how much you spend on securing your company, you are only as strong as your weakest link — your people.

Three things happened this past week. First came the news that Uber was investigating a cybersecurity breach.Then came this tweet from Rockstar Games, creators of the blockbuster Grand Theft Auto.The third, and perhaps the most intriguing revelation, was that these two hacks were the handiwork of the same hacker group. Lapsus$, as it is called, came into the public eye earlier this year, and is believed to be behind a bunch of attacks throughout

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