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Uber leaks trip data and personal info via a simple Google search

By Ken Simpson | 1 minute read

Fetching this Google search URL provides a listing of random Uber trips that were somehow indexed by the search giant’s spider:

Google search results for the domain '' reveal private trip information

Credit for this discovery goes to Mikko Hypponen of security firm F-Secure.

Update (4:54pm PDT)

Uber appears to have fixed the problem by amending robots.txt to explicitly deny all indexing of

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