Tycko & Zavareei California Office Files 28-Page Lawsuit Against GitHub and Capital One Over Data Breach
Law firm Tycko & Zavareei LLP filed the 28-page lawsuit in California’s federal district court [PDF] on Thursday on behalf of plaintiffs Seth Zielicke and Aimee Aballo.
The plaintiffs claim Capital One and GitHub of failing to protect customers’ personal information and said that both companies need to be held responsible for their role in the data breach. They also accuse the source-code hosting website of being involved in actively encouraging “(at least) friendly hacking”. [Read more…]