Apple authorised API allowing Uber to record users’ iPhone screens
Apple often takes a strict approach to security, but an apparent slip-up authorised an API which allowed Uber to record users’ iPhone screens.
Security researcher Will Strafach made the claim saying the powerful ability would allow Uber to record the screen even when it’s running in the background.
The ability comes from what Apple calls ‘entitlements’ which allow app developers to do things requiring special privileges such as interacting with iCloud or Apple Pay. The screen recording...