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McDonald’s, Starbucks and Wendy’s iOS Apps are Reading Your iPhone Clipboard [u]
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McDonald’s, Starbucks and Wendy’s iOS Apps are Reading Your iPhone Clipboard [u]

iOS 14 has a privacy feature that alerts users when an app has copied from your iPhone or iPad clipboard. Earlier this month, The Weather Network admitted its app was able to read a user’s iPhone clipboard and an update would be soon coming to disable the function. The company also stated it had reached out to Apple for “best practices” moving forward. Now, with more people using iOS 14 beta, after a recent Public Beta release, more apps have been revealed to view your device’s clipboard. Apps verified to show the “pasted from ____” message in iOS 14 include McDonald’s Canada, Starbucks Canada and the Wendy’s iPhone app, as seen in our screenshot below:The discoveries of this privacy invasion were first unearthed by security reachers Talal Haj Bakry and Tommy Mysk back in Mar...