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Marriott hotel reservation hacking can cause 500 million customers worldwide | technology


The Marriott hotel chain reported this information on Friday 500 million customers because it can not be compromised Starwood Reservation Database Hacking.

In a recent study "Data security incident", The Marriott "was not rewarded for accessing the Starwood network since 2014," said the network in a statement.

Marriot said in a statement that on September 8, 2018 a signal was received for an attempt at a large database of US reserves and that "a third-party non-authorized" investigation had "copied and encrypted information," and the operation was eliminated.

The hotel company said it has not finished identifying the duplicate information.

Starwood - Marriott
Starwood – Marriott

He underlined that they could commit information about approximately 327 million around 500 million in the affected database, including names, emails and emails, phone number and passport numbers, date of birth, sex and Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG) account details, American Express card (AmEx) issued to the card issuer for common travelers.

Otherwise, it only includes information name and, in some cases, other details, such as email and email addresses.

Marriott has created a website ( and a center Calls to customers, and plans to post messages that are sent as affectionately on Friday.

It also offers a free subscription WebWatcher, Internet tracking service to verify customer's personal data.

Starwood hotel portfolio W Hotels, Sheraton Hotels and Resorts, Westin Hotels and Resorts, Le Méridien Hotels and Resorts, Four Points by Sheraton and Design Hotels.

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