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New Marriott data breach impacts 5.2 million guests

Previously burned by a hack of its Starwood reservations system, Marriott International on Tuesday disclosed another major data breach, this one affecting 5.2 million of its guests. According to the Bethesda, Md.-based hospitality giant, the source of the breach was an application that its hotels use to provide guests with various services. Marriott did not name…
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Marriott hit with $124 million fine for 2018 data breach

The U.K. Information Commissioners Office (ICO) intends to levy a £99,200,396, or $124 million, fine against Marriott International in response to the data breach suffered by that company’s Starwood reservation data base in November 2018. Marriott reported the ICO’s intention to impart the fine, but said in a statement the company will use its right…
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Marriott Starwood reservation system data breach exposes 500 million customer records

Malicious actors spent more than four years inside Marriott’s Starwood reservation system obtaining access to 500 million guest records that included names, payment card information and other PII, the hotel chain reported today. The cybercriminals gained access to, copied and encrypted a wide variety of data from guests using its reservation system, the company said.…
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Marriott will pay to replace passports after breach

After its breach, which compromised the personal data of 500 million customers, Marriott has agreed to pay for new passports if it has found that “fraud has taken place.” Sen. Charles E. Schumer, D-N.Y., on Sunday suggested the hotel chain cover the $110 charged to customers requesting new passports after the breach. While the hotel…
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5M passports accessed in Marriott breach were unencrypted

Marriott International may have bumped down the number of records affected by a breach of its Starwood division to 383 million, but the hotel chain admitted that five million passport numbers stolen in the incident by an unknown hacker were unencrypted. “A key question we need to ask is why do hotels need to store…
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Marriott hit with two class action suits over data breach

Two law firms have filed class-action suits against Marriott on behalf of the 500 million customers impacted by the hotel chain’s data breach, with one asking for $12.5 billion in restitution. The suit filed in Oregon is in the name of Marriott customers Chris Harris and David Johnson, according to, while the Baltimore law…
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