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Marriott’s Latest Data Breach Impacts 5.2 Million Travelers

While this latest data breach pales in comparison to the one Marriott faced in 2018, it likely won't help the hotel giant in rebuilding trust with guests who hand over personal information through the hotel giant's tech platforms.

Marriott’s Latest Data Breach Impacts 5.2 Million Travelers

Hotels

Hotels Face Increasing Risk of Security Breach by Cyber Hackers

Even as the hospitality industry makes a push for consumers to share information in exchange for better service, it grapples with the urgent need to confront the rise of digital trespassers. Hotel chains need to shore up their tech systems even as they aim to further leverage consumer data.

Hotels Face Increasing Risk of Security Breach by Cyber Hackers

Hotels

Marriott CEO Tells Senators Passport Changes Being Considered After Data Breach

You can see the dilemma that Marriott and other hotels face: Keep passport data strictly at the property level, where management may not be technically adept, or centralize the information where it can be potentially hacked in one fell swoop. CEO Sorenson is leaning toward the local approach. Either way is risky business.

Marriott CEO Tells Senators Passport Changes Being Considered After Data Breach

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Marriott Hack May Have Come From China

We're still in the very early stages of the investigation, so it's probably best to treat information like this with caution.

Marriott Hack May Have Come From China

Hotels

Marriott Data Breach Does Little to Rattle Already Weary Loyalty Members

Loyalty members don't seem to be too bothered by Marriott's recent breach of more than 500 million users' personal data. Part of that could be low expectations for Marriott, or because this isn't the first data breach rodeo for many.

Marriott Data Breach Does Little to Rattle Already Weary Loyalty Members