Also covered are Capital One’s data security incident, Salesforce and Alibaba’s partnership, and Nubank’s $10B valuation.
1. Capital One suffers data security incident
Capital One notified customers that its data was compromised by a hacker as a result of a firewall misconfiguration. Initial estimates by the company report that the data of 106M individuals may have been affected. Potential exposed information includes Social Security numbers, bank account numbers, and transaction data for credit card customers.