Global Hyatt Hotels Hyatt systems exposed to malicious software to steal user data




Announced a series Global Hyatt Hotels Hyatt Hotels discovery of malicious software hit a payment for its hotels around the world systems, without revealing the damage caused so far.

The company published a press release, Wednesday, December 23 / ​​December, saying that the administration, after the discovery of this software began to analyze the code to see the data and destiny, as requested of all former customers review their bank accounts and access to all the processes for reporting any suspicious process.

The company promised to share the results of the investigation as they are released through the page was launched for this purpose, also confirmed that they have secured payment systems and vaccinated, can be reassuring for all visitors and pay using their credit cards when you visit any hotel belonging to the chain of life.

Danger lies not in the presence of this type of software only, but in the lack of knowledge of the data that has stolen or fate, despite the fact that most global banks are alerting the user immediately when made a purchase using a credit card via SMS short text message telling him the amount spent and the place where the operation took it.

Nor is the only life that was hit by this type of software hotels, In the month of November the company announced that Starwood owns the Sheraton chain Sheraton hotels for global exposure to malicious software systems allow stealing data and Pensions, including credit cards and symbols of safety data.

Referred to the Hyatt chain has more than 627 hotels worldwide in 50 countries, including Egypt, and the UAE, in addition to the United States, China, and Turkey.


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