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According to CNN, McDonald’s is the latest high-profile company to be affected by a data breach, leading to the exposure of private information of customers and employees in South Korea and Taiwan.


  1. What type of data was accessed?
  2. What does McDonald’s credit for finding the breach?
  3. Did the company experience a data breach in the U.S.?


Valinsky, J. (2021) McDonald’s hit by data breach., June 11 (Retrievable online at