App McDonald’s leaking information about 2.2 million users
The company is Fallible, which specializiruetsya in network security, released information about the leak of personal data occurred through the McDelivery app.
We are talking about the corporate application of McDonald’s, which operates in India. Through this application, the Network has flowed details about 2,2 million people in the country who have used for McDelivery food order. As noted Fallible, application, leaking names, email addresses, home addresses, mobile phone numbers and other information that can be used by hackers to hack e-wallets and steal credit cards.
Representatives of McDonald’s India has already commented on this information, saying that the company very carefully refers to the protection of user data and does not collect information about passwords, wallets, credit card numbers and other banking data. However, all users McDelivery recommended to update the application.
Then the Fallible representatives stated that they informed McDonald’s about the gaps in McDelivery on 7 February, receiving a confirmation from the network security Department. However, the published update does not fully resolve the issue, so the app McDelivery continues to merge custom data to the Network.