Credit card data breach targets Marriott, Sheraton, other hotels
Published on Feb 4, 2014 11:46 AM
NEW YORK (REUTERS) - A credit card data breach has been detected that exposed guests at certain Marriott, Holiday Inn, Sheraton and other hotel properties to theft, according to hotel management firm White Lodging Services.
The breach occurred at food and beverage outlets at 14 hotels, including some operated under the Westin, Renaissance and Radisson names, between March 20 and Dec 16 last year, White Lodging said in a statement.
The company said information subject to potential theft by cyber criminals included names and numbers on consumers' debit or credit cards, security codes and card expiration dates.
Customers who used their cards at the affected outlets should review all statements from the time in question and consider placing fraud alerts on their credit files, White Lodging said.
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