January 15, 2004

Would you like fries with that?

This entertaining story shows some unexpected dangers of wireless technologies in fast food restaurants.

ANANOVA, UK - Police believe teenage pranksters are hacking into the wireless frequency of a US Burger King drive-through speaker to tell potential customers they are too fat for fast food. Policeman Gerry Scherlink said the pranksters told one customer who had just placed an order: "You don't need a couple of Whoppers. You are too fat. Pull ahead.". . . Posted by Avi Rubin at January 15, 2004 10:14 AM