Smashing Security #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.

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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.

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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.

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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!

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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.

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The world’s worst McDonald’s customer? Beware rogue Facebook app spreading¬†rapidly

Read more in my article at Naked Security.

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The world's worst McDonald's customer? Beware rogue Facebook app spreading rapidly

Read more in my article at Naked Security.

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