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Uber app can secretly record iPhone screens, collect private data even when it isn't being used - International Business Times UK

The tool can potentially be used to silently monitor iPhone users' activity and also harvest users' passwords and other private data. India Ashok. By India Ashok. Updated October 7, 2017 06:41 BST. Uber has said that it will remove the code from its ...and more »

Apple gave Uber explicit permission to record iPhone screens, says researcher - The INQUIRER

CRAPSI CAB company Uber has the power to secretly record iPhone users screens, according to new research. Now, we're not saying it has or it will, but it can, as part of a drive (arf) to extend the functionality between the iPhone and Apple Watch which ...and more »

Uber App Can Secretly Record the Screen of iPhone Users - Newsweek

uber app iphone record screen hack Uber's start-up screen, pictured on the display of an iphone 6s plus. Researchers have uncovered security vulnerabilities with the app. studioEAST/Getty Images. Share. Tech & Science Uber Cybersecurity iPhone 8. An ...and more »

Uber app can silently record iPhone screens, researcher finds - ZDNet

(Image: file photo). Uber has said it will remove code from its iPhone app that security researchers say could let the ride-sharing app record the screen -- even when the app is closed. Will Strafach, a security researcher, discovered this week that ...and more »

Apple gave Uber's app 'unprecedented' access to sensitive Apple features that can record iPhone screens - Business Insider

Uber's iPhone app has a secret back door to powerful Apple features, allowing the ride-hailing service to potentially record a user's screen and access other personal information without their knowledge. This access to special iPhone functions — which ...and more »

Apple gave Uber 'disturbing' access to users' iPhone data - Telegraph.co.uk

Apple granted Uber the unprecedented and "disturbing" ability to record what was displayed on users' iPhone screens, researchers have found. Uber's app had special permissions that let it see what was happening on users' devices at any time, even while ...and more »

Uber's app can secretly spy on your iPhone - Fox News

File photo: The Uber app for iOS has been given a unique privilege on the operating system which allows the app to spy on the iPhone's screen, a researcher has discovered. (REUTERS/Tyrone Siu). The Uber app for iOS has been given a unique privilege on ...and more »

Report: Uber app can secretly record your iPhone screen thanks to special 'entitlement' - TNW

A security researcher this week uncovered special permissions in Uber's app that allow the company to access new screen-recording features in iOS 11. Will Strafach, the researcher that uncovered the “entitlement,” said these features are normally off ...and more »

Uber App For iOS May Have Secretly Taken iPhone Screenshots, And Apple Allowed It - Tech Times

The Uber app for iOS was found to have the ability to take the screenshots of iPhones without the knowledge of users. The controversial feature adds to the ever-growing list of scandals and problems of the ride-hailing company, but the twist to this ...and more »

Uber Says It's Removing Secret Screen-Viewing Access to iOS Devices - eWeek

NEWS ANALYSIS: An undisclosed entitlement allowed Uber's ride hailing app to have access to an iOS device's frame buffer, which in turn could let the company see your screen. Uber Leadership. Uber's seemingly endless quest to know (and potentially ...and more »