Huge shock to the giant hotel: Millions of customers’ information was stolen!
US-based Marriott International has reported that over 500 million hotel guests have seized their personal information, including their name, address, passport number, and e-mail address, by hackers.
At a statement from Marriott International, the hackers in the company’s Starwood brand provides illegal access to the database, stating that “the hotel was hosted from 2014 to 10 September 2018, the information of approximately 500 million customers were seized,” he said.
The company has announced that hackers have received information about hotel customers’ names, postal addresses, phone numbers, e-mail addresses, passport numbers, birth dates, gender information, and hotel entry and exit dates.
The company also applied to the relevant authorities and cooperated with the investigation took place in the statement.
Arne Sorenson, the senior executive of Marriott International (CEO), said in a statement that müş We are doing everything we can to support our guests and we learn our lessons from this event to offer our customers better.