Surekha Ragavan
Dec 3, 2018

Reactions to Marriott’s data breach

Hundreds of millions of guests have been affected by Marriott's data breach, said to be one of the biggest in corporate history.

Photo: AFP

On Computer Security Day, Marriott Internationalthe biggest hotel group in the worldrevealed a massive data breach that affected 500 million guests who stayed in Starwood properties between 2014 and this September. Bloomberg reported that it may one of the biggest such breaches in corporate history.

The information collected in the breach includes names, mailing addresses, phone numbers, passport numbers, Starwood Preferred Guest account information, date of birth, gender, arrival and departure information, reservation...

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