Apple let Uber secretly record iPhone screens - TechShout!

A damning new report claims that Uber got permission from Apple to record an iPhone user's screen. This was possible even if the app was kept in the background, a serious security issue. It seems Apple gave Uber a special 'entitlement' which allowed it ...

Uber app can silently record iPhone screens - MobileMarketing Magazine

Uber has announced that it will remove code from its iPhone app that would let the ride-hailing service record screen activity even when the app was closed. The code was discovered by security researcher Will Strafach, who found that Uber had been ...

Uber app could secretly record iPhone users' screens - Telegraph.co.uk

Apple granted Uber the unprecedented 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 a different app ...

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. October 6, 2017 11:02 BST. Uber has said that it will remove the code from its iPhone ...

Apple Gave Uber Unprecedented Access to Your iPhone Screen: Researcher - NDTV

Apple provided Uber with code, called an "entitlement," which could have allowed the ride-hailing company to record a user's iPhone screen, a security researcher says. Will Strafach, a security researcher, has reported that Apple gave Uber an ...

Uber app can secretly record your iPhone screen, security researcher reveals - Hindustan Times

Uber is using a tool that could access the screen of iPhone users, claims a security researcher. The taxi hailing app, however, says the tool was used to deliver a better performance on its Apple Watch app. tech Updated: Oct 06, 2017 15:05 IST. Kul Bhushan

Uber could record your iPhone's screen – Report - MyBroadband

Security researchers have said Uber's app for iOS was able to record an iPhone's screen, even if running in the background, reported Gizmodo. The feature was enabled by an entitlement, which developers use to confer specific capabilities or security ...

Apple Gave Uber Access to a Secret Feature That Can Record iPhone Screens - Wccftech

Uber is now removing this "sensitive" and secret permission that allowed it to record your display. Apple gave Uber access to a “powerful tool” that could record an Uber user's iPhone screen even if the app was running in the background, a security ...

Researcher: Uber could record your iPhone screen without your knowledge - Neowin

Uber is apparently in possession of a special permission granted by Apple that allows its app to record the screen of an iPhone, even when the app is closed. The information was brought to light last week by security researcher Will Strafach. The ...

Uber Says It Will Remove Code That Could Have Let It Surveil iPhone Users ASAP - BuzzFeed News

After dealing with past controversies in which it followed passengers through a "God View" and tracked users who deleted its app from their phone, Uber now has another surveillance mishap on its hands, though the company says this one was unintentional.

Uber's iOS app could have recorded your screen - CNET

Uber's iOS app had permission to record users' screens. Uber. Uber's iOS app had the ability to record users' screens, and anything on them, such as passwords or messages, security researchers told Gizmodo on Thursday. The ride-hailing company has ...

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 ...

Uber app found to have special iPhone screen recording permission - SlashGear

Uber's iPhone app has a special permission (entitlement) that has some privacy experts upset. Security researcher Will Strafach recently made the entitlement public in the form of a tweet, and Uber has since confirmed it in a roundabout way, saying ...

Apple gave Uber the keys to your iPhone screen, and it was all super shady - Mashable

The ride-hailing giant's iOS app has the ability to record a user's iPhone screen, Gizmodo reported Thursday. An Uber spokesperson told Mashable that the company is working with Apple to remove the feature from the app ASAP. Uber only used it to render ...

Apple reportedly gave Uber permission to copy phone screen with iOS app - MobileSyrup

Security researchers are reporting that Apple allowed Uber to use technology that could record a user's iPhone screen, even when the Uber app was only running in the background. As per Gizmodo, researchers — who remain anonymous — said that Uber ...

Apple allowed Uber use of API to record iPhone screens, feature to be removed - AppleInsider (press release) (blog)

Security researchers recently discovered Uber's app leveraged a powerful API to record users' iPhone screens in a bid to improve interoperability with its Apple Watch app, a permission only Apple could grant. According to security researcher Will ...

The Uber app can secretly spy on iPhone screens - BGR

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. ZDNet reports that the Uber app can read the screen buffer in iOS, allowing it to view and ...

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

Uber's iPhone app has a secret backdoor to powerful Apple features, allowing the ride-hailing service to potentially record a user's screen and access other personal information without their knowledge. The existence of Uber's access to special iPhone ...

Uber Removing Apple-Granted API That Could Have Let it Record a User's iPhone Screen - Mac Rumors

When the Apple Watch was first released, Apple gave Uber what's known as an "entitlement" to run a special API to improve performance of the Uber app on the wrist worn device. That entitlement made headlines today when security researchers told ...

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 ...