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Marriott Breach Impacts Millions

Marriott International’s centralized online reservation network for Starwood branded hotels recently suffered a massive breach.  News outlets are indicating that the information leak stretches as far back as 2014 and was not capped until late November 2018.  Estimates currently indicate that nearly half of a billion customer’s names, mailing addresses, phone numbers, email addresses, passport numbers, and Starwood Preferred Guest account information had been compromised. Additionally, some credit card numbers and expiration dates had also been revealed along with the encryption software necessary to decode those numbers.

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