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McDonald’s Canada career website fell victim to cyber-attack

McDonald’s Restaurants of Canada Ltd. reported on Friday, March 31, 2017, that the McDonald’s Canada career website ( or was recently subject to a cyber-attack.

The highlights of McDonald’s Restaurants’ statement are:

  • The personal information of approximately 95,000 restaurant job applicants has been compromised.
  • Applicants affected are those who applied online for a job at a McDonald’s Canada restaurant between March 2014 and March 2017.
  • The careers webpage will remain shut down until the investigation is complete and appropriate measures are taken to ensure that this type of security breach does not happen again.
  • Those interested in applying for a job should do so in person at any McDonald’s Canada restaurant, including on National Hiring Day, an annual event taking place April 5th, 2017.
  • Applicants impacted may call our dedicated assistance line at: 1 (877) 238-3790, which is available Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. EST and provide reference number 7827032417 when calling. You can also visit (HERE).
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