Marriott recently announced that hackers had successfully infiltrated and copied their customer data profiles. And snap! Just like that the 500 million customers who had made a booking at a Starwood property on or before September 10, 2018, found their data compromised and in the hands of the nefarious. While it may be easy to become de-sensitized to breaches these days, the Marriott breach is a cautionary tale – both for its customers, and those who wish to avoid similar mistakes.
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