Tag: personal information

Marriott data breach: Passports not encrypted

editor editor- January 4, 2019 21:05

Marriott said for the first time that 5.25 million passport numbers were kept in the Starwood system in plain, unencrypted data files Read More

What Marriott told victims of massive security crime? Transcript of an email to hotel guests

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 9, 2018 14:49

A massive database breach was reported by Marriott Hotels and Resorts at their Starwood brand on November 30. In the meantime, Marriott Security procedures had been in the global spotlight ... Read More

Online security on vacation

editor editor- July 18, 2018 20:56

The question of online security becomes valid and topical when a vacation season comes because of being unprotected on the public networks.. Read More

Gender, date of birth to be required when booking flight

editor editor- August 12, 2009 06:39

TSA is about to require airline passengers to provide even more personal information when booking flights. Read More