Hotel Breaches Continue with Wyndham: 3 Incidents
The attacks/breaches have happened three times in the past few years, and intruders made off with financial information. This was done on their Phoenix data center.
The resultant numbers: half-million credit-card numbers from 39 hotels in three different breaches, sent to a Russian server in plain-text.
Hotels have been a recent target for malware in the past few years. Mostly because hotel networks are likely not-as-protected, and are vulnerable to attack.
Full FTC Story:
- FTC Files Complaint Against Wyndham Hotels For Failure to Protect Consumers’ Personal Information (ftc.gov)