Crowne Plaza breach

April 18, 2017

InterContinental Hotel Chain Breach Expands

This post was originally published on this siteIn December 2016, KrebsOnSecurity broke the news that fraud experts at various banks were seeing a pattern suggesting a widespread credit card breach across some 5,000 hotels worldwide owned by InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG). In February, IHG acknowledged a breach but said it appeared to involve only a dozen properties. Now, IHG has released data showing that cash registers at more than 1,000 of its properties were compromised with malicious software designed to siphon customer debit and credit card data. An Intercontinental hotel in New York City. Headquartered in Denham, U.K., IHG operates more than 5,000 […]