Apple reportedly granted Uber the ability to record iPhone screens - The Daily Dot

The Daily DotApple reportedly granted Uber the ability to record iPhone screensThe Daily DotApple gave Uber access to a powerful tool that allows the ride-hailing giant to record everything on your iPhone's screen even if the Uber app is only running in the background, security researchers discovered. The potentially invasive recording ...and more »

Uber's iOS app enabled it to record an iPhone's screen - DeathRattleSports.com

DeathRattleSports.comUber's iOS app enabled it to record an iPhone's screenDeathRattleSports.comApple allowed ride-hailing service Uber to use a tool that could record a users iPhone screen, security researchers have alleged. According a report in Gizmodo late on Thursday, researchers said that Apple permitted Uber's iOS app to copy phone screen ...and more »

Uber iPhone App Could Spy on Users Through Exception Granted by Apple: Researchers - The Epoch Times

The Epoch TimesUber iPhone App Could Spy on Users Through Exception Granted by Apple: ResearchersThe Epoch TimesA man holds a smartphone showing the app for ride-sharing service Uber in London on Sept. 22, 2017. (BEN FATHERS/AFP/Getty Images). ShareTweetShareEmail · LINKEDIN · PINTEREST · REDDIT · TUMBLR · STUMBLEUPON · FEEDBACK. The iPhone ...and more »

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

Fox NewsUber's app can secretly spy on your iPhoneFox NewsFile 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 »

Uber's app can record everything on your iPhone's screen without you knowing - DigitalSpy.com

DigitalSpy.comUber's app can record everything on your iPhone's screen without you knowingDigitalSpy.comThe Uber app has the ability to monitor and record what people are doing on their iPhones, according to security researchers. In worrying news, the company can reportedly monitor a user's screen even when the app is running in the background, allowing ...and more »

Uber can secretly record your iPhone screen, but they don't want you to worry about it - Metro US

Metro USUber can secretly record your iPhone screen, but they don't want you to worry about itMetro USA recently discovered special permission granted to Uber by Apple could allow the ride-sharing app to see your iPhone's screen. Is Uber spying on you? Credit: Getty Images. Facebook · Twitter · LinkedIn · Reddit · StumbleUpon · Email. A hidden feature ...and more »

Apple granted Uber's iOS app an entitlement that allowed it to record users' screens - TechSpot

TechSpotApple granted Uber's iOS app an entitlement that allowed it to record users' screensTechSpotApple likes to pride itself on being a privacy-focused company, but security researchers found it granted Uber what's known as an “entitlement” that allowed the ride-hailing firm's iOS app to record a user's iPhone screen, even if it was only running ...and more »

Apple Reportedly Allowed Uber To Record Your iPhone's Screen - DeathRattleSports.com

DeathRattleSports.comApple Reportedly Allowed Uber To Record Your iPhone's ScreenDeathRattleSports.comIf you're hoping for your app to be approved by either Apple or Google, there are quite a few strict guidelines you have to follow to ensure that your app does what it says it does. This is to prevent apps and developers from trying to do sneaky things ...and more »

Apple gave Uber's app 'unprecedented' access to a secret back door that can record iPhone screens - Business Insider

Business InsiderApple gave Uber's app 'unprecedented' access to a secret back door that can record iPhone screensBusiness InsiderUber'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 »

Report: Apple Gave Uber Secret Access To See iPhone Screens - The Daily Caller

The Daily CallerReport: Apple Gave Uber Secret Access To See iPhone ScreensThe Daily CallerApple granted Uber special capabilities, including access to certain users' iPhone screens, according to multiple reports published Thursday. Uber's iPhone app essentially had an exclusive backdoor. Despite Uber's history of purposefully circumventing ...and more »

Uber App Can Secretly Record The Screen of iPhone Users - Yahoo News UK

Yahoo News UKUber App Can Secretly Record The Screen of iPhone UsersYahoo News UKAn undocumented feature in the Uber app could allow the ride-hailing company to record the screen of iPhone users, security researchers have discovered. Mobile security expert Will Strafach uncovered a special permission granted by Apple that allowed ...and more »

Uber can secretly record everything on your iPhone's screen - even when you are not using the app - Mirror.co.uk

Mirror.co.ukUber can secretly record everything on your iPhone's screen - even when you are not using the appMirror.co.ukIn case Uber wasn't embroiled in enough scandal, it has now emerged that the taxi-hailing app is able to secretly record activity on iPhone users' screens - even if it's only running in the background. Will Strafach, a researcher for Sudo Security ...and more »

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

The INQUIRERApple gave Uber explicit permission to record iPhone screens, says researcherThe INQUIRERCRAPSI 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 »

Apple Inc. Allowed Uber To Record iPhone Screen: Researchers - ValueWalk

ValueWalkApple Inc. Allowed Uber To Record iPhone Screen: ResearchersValueWalkApple reportedly allowed Uber to use a feature in the app, which would be capable of recording everything that a user sees on their screen, security researchers told Gizmodo on Thursday. Neither Apple nor Uber has mentioned this function on any ...and more »

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

Tech TimesUber App For iOS May Have Secretly Taken iPhone Screenshots, And Apple Allowed ItTech TimesAnother controversy has struck Uber, as its iOS app was discovered to have the ability to take screenshots of users' iPhones. Surprisingly, Apple actually gave Uber permission to use the code in its app. ( iTunes ). The Uber app for iOS was found to ...and more »

Apple gave Uber 'iPhone backdoor' allowing covert screens & data access - RT

RTApple gave Uber 'iPhone backdoor' allowing covert screens & data accessRTApple granted Uber's iPhone app special privileges by giving the car-hailing service a potential ability to record their customers' phone screens and access other personal data without their knowledge, cyber security experts say. READ MORE: Uber CEO ...and more »

Apple Allegedly Gave Uber Backdoor Access To iOS APIs To Record iPhone Screens - Hot Hardware

Hot HardwareApple Allegedly Gave Uber Backdoor Access To iOS APIs To Record iPhone ScreensHot HardwareSecurity researcher Will Strafach has discovered that Uber had been granted access to an undocumented, private app permission allowing its app to access the screen-recording feature on iPhones. To be able to access this screen capturing feature, Uber ...and more »

Uber iOS app can virtually 'see' your phone screen, and Apple approved it - Digital Trends

Digital TrendsUber iOS app can virtually 'see' your phone screen, and Apple approved itDigital TrendsPermissions inside the Uber app sound like a privacy nightmare, but have never been abused, and will soon be removed. To better prepare its Apple Watch app, Uber used technology enabling it to view and record what was happening on an iPhone's screen ...and more »

Uber app can secretly record everything on your iPhone's screen, researchers find - The Independent

The IndependentUber app can secretly record everything on your iPhone's screen, researchers findThe IndependentUber could record everything on your iPhone's screen, even when the app is running in the background, security researchers have discovered. The software has been found to have a special permission, which is off-limits to most app developers, that ...and more »

Privacy on footpath: Apple helped Uber iOS app in live screen recording of users - Tech Observer

Tech ObserverPrivacy on footpath: Apple helped Uber iOS app in live screen recording of usersTech ObserverGiving least respect to user's privacy and security, global smartphone giant Apple iOs platform allowed Uber to record screen of the users who have installed Uber App on their smartphone, even when they were not accessing the app. According to security ...and more »