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LinkedIn will let you upload audio clips to tell people how to pronounce your name – The Verge

LinkedIn will let you upload audio clips to tell people how to pronounce your...

LinkedIn has added a new feature to its user profiles: the option to record 10-second audio clips to let others know how to pronounce your name. The recordings can only be added via LinkedIn’s mobile apps on Android and iOS, but playback is accessible on both mobile and desktop. To add a recording, simply head…
Reddit and LinkedIn to stop copying iPhone clipboards – BBC News

Reddit and LinkedIn to stop copying iPhone clipboards – BBC News

Image copyright Getty Images Reddit and LinkedIn are changing their apps to prevent them from looking at the Apple iPhone clipboard.In a developer trial of the latest update to the phone's operating system, iOS 14, users are notified whenever an app accesses the device's copied text.The notification exposed frequent scanning of the clipboard by apps…
LinkedIn and Reddit Are The Latest Apps Found to be Snooping On Your Clipboards – Gizmodo

LinkedIn and Reddit Are The Latest Apps Found to be Snooping On Your Clipboards...

iOS 14 is shining a light on apps that snoop, which are not cool.Photo: Tomohiro Ohsumi (Getty Images)iOS 14’s new privacy feature has been snitching on a lot of snooping apps in recent days, raising concerns from users and hopefully inspiring the companies behind the apps to do something about it. The latest apps caught…
Reddit and LinkedIn will fix clipboard snooping in their iOS apps – Engadget

Reddit and LinkedIn will fix clipboard snooping in their iOS apps – Engadget

The clipboard privacy feature in iOS 14 is prompting more major developers to tone down their apps’ nosy behavior. To start, Reddit told The Verge in a statement that it would fix code in its iOS app that copies clipboard data with virtually every keystroke, as Urspace.io co-founder Don Morton discovered. There’s a “codepath” in…
iOS 14 exposes LinkedIn app reading users’ clipboards in background, company says it’s a bug – 9to5Mac

iOS 14 exposes LinkedIn app reading users’ clipboards in background, company says it’s a...

We recently covered that TikTok was caught reading users’ clipboards on iPhone and iPad thanks to the new privacy features of iOS 14. This week, iOS 14 users also noticed that the LinkedIn app is copying and pasting from the clipboard in the background for no apparent reason, which raised some concerns. iOS 14 and…
LinkedIn says it will stop repeatedly copying iOS clipboard

LinkedIn says it will stop repeatedly copying iOS clipboard

LinkedIn plans to stop its app from repeatedly copying the contents of an iOS device’s clipboard, after a user highlighted the seemingly privacy-invasive practice earlier this week. ZDNet reports that LinkedIn called the behavior a bug. The app copies clipboard contents in order to perform an “equality check” between what a user is typing and…
Reddit and Linkedin apps also caught copying and pasting clipboard contents

Reddit and Linkedin apps also caught copying and pasting clipboard contents

/>Linkedin and Reddit both check your clipboard and copy and paste your clipboard contents with every keystroke – even when you’re in another app. Another set of potential privacy violators have been called out by iOS 14’s new paste notifications. The discovery was publicized on Twitter by Don Cubed of urspace.io, who noted that his…
FBI: Investigators used Etsy, LinkedIn to make arrest in torching of Philadelphia police vehicles

FBI: Investigators used Etsy, LinkedIn to make arrest in torching of Philadelphia police vehicles

PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) -- Authorities used popular websites including Etsy, Poshmark and LinkedIn to identify a woman who has since been charged for the arson of two Philadelphia police vehicles during the unrest that followed peaceful protests on May 30.Lore-Elisabeth Blumenthal, 33, of Philadelphia, is currently in federal custody and had her initial court appearance on…
LinkedIn employees use forum about diversity to defend racism

LinkedIn employees use forum about diversity to defend racism

Illustration by William Joel / The Verge The comments came during a town hall meeting amid the George Floyd protests On Wednesday, LinkedIn hosted a town hall about racial justice in the wake of the police killing of George Floyd. The forum was supposed to be an opportunity for employees to come together and discuss…
LinkedIn introduces new retargeting tools – TechCrunch

LinkedIn introduces new retargeting tools – TechCrunch

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CISA Issues Emergency Vulnerability Warning – Infosecurity Magazine

The US Department of Homeland Security's Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) has given all government agencies 24 hours to fix a critical vulnerability in Windows Server. An emergency directive was issued yesterday instructing agencies to deploy patches or mitigations by 2pm EDT today to resolve the CVE-2020-1350 vulnerability, also known as SIGRed.  The flaw is a…

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