Smashing Security podcast #126: Zombie chickens and fast-food victims

What’s the worst that can happen if you join a Hollywood hard man’s Facebook page? What drove a man to hijack a website’s name at gunpoint? And can you solve the mystery of the Canadian Hamburglar?

Find out in the award-winning “Smashing Security” podcast with Graham Cluley, Carole Theriault, and special guest Mark Stockley from Naked Security.

Not lovin’ it! Researcher finds way to steal McDonald’s users’ passwords

A security researcher has discovered two vulnerabilities that allow an attacker to steal users’ passwords from McDonald’s official website.

David Bisson reports.

Racist “McDonald’s” notice posted on Facebook is designed to generate calls of complaint to KFC

Is a branch of McDonald’s really charging African-Americans an extra $1.50?

Of course not, but thousands of Facebook fans are spreading the story regardless.

How a free breakfast day at McDonalds can lead to malware danger

Beware emails claiming to offer you a free breakfast at McDonalds – it could be malware!

6 year old’s Happy Meal from McDonalds leads to Facebook clickjacking scam

Happy Meal horror for 6 year old? It’s another Facebook scam spreading virally. Clickjacking technique helps spammers spread “Likes” to their webpages amongst innocent Facebook users.