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Racist "McDonald's" notice posted on Facebook is designed to generate calls of complaint to KFC

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.

Monday review - the hot 17 stories of the week

OK, these aren't just the hot 17 stories of the past week, but of the two weeks before that, too.

If, like us, you've been enjoying some downtime over the Christmas and New Year holidays, here's your quickest way to get back up to speed with Naked Security...

Would you like spam with that? McDonald's pinged for spamming by Australian regulator

Would you like spam with that? McDonald's pinged for spamming by Australian regulator

The world-famous restaurant chain McDonald's was deemed to have been spamming when it implemented a 'send to friends' feature on one of its websites.

Does your organisation have any email auto-generation tools? If so, make sure you comply with the law...

"Free $100 McDonald's Gift Card" is a Facebook scam

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Hungry for a few dozen hamburgers? Your stomach will continue to rumble, plus your blood pressure will likely go up, if you click on a Facebook survey scam offering "Free $100 McDonald's Gift Card".

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

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

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.

Stuxnet begone! Can we worry about EFTPOS now, please?

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Stuxnet, the malware story which refuses to die, has dominated recent security media coverage. Firstly, Stuxnet targets the Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs) used in plants and factories. Secondly, Stuxnet's prevalence was apparently greatest in Iran, giving hyperbolistas plenty to dine out on.

Filet-O-Phish - Thieves target McDonald's

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I ran across an interesting and improbable phish today while looking through our spam feeds. The attackers in this case decided that enough people in the world eat at McDonald's that it was worth having a go at convincing people Read more…

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

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

Thousands of Facebook users are spreading a message to their online friends, urging them to see a "shocking video" that claims to be of the world's worst McDonald's customer. The messages read: OMG the worlds worst mcdonalds customer (shocking video Read more…