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Researchers: Uber's iOS App Had Secret Permissions That Allowed It to Copy Your Phone Screen - Gizmodo

To improve functionality between Uber's app and the Apple Watch, Apple allowed Uber to use a powerful tool that could record a user's iPhone screen, even if Uber's app was only running in the background, security researchers told Gizmodo. After the ...and more »

Uber removing private iOS API that allowed them to record your display - 9to5Mac

Uber's head of security communications has today announced that the company is removing access from its iOS app that may have allowed the company to record a user's display unknowingly. Security researchers had noticed that Uber was given access to ...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 »

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 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 »

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 »

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 App Has Access to Special iPhone Functions That Can Record Your Screen -

The unprecedented access to off-limits Apple features raise more questions around Uber's business practices. By Kif Leswing. Business Insider. WRITE A COMMENT. This image is hidden. Click to adjust visibility. Add Image. CREDIT: Getty Images. Uber's ...and more »

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 ...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 »