Ritz London suspects data breach, fraudsters pose as staff in credit card data scam


The Ritz Hotel in London has launched an investigation into a data breach in which scammers may have posed as staff members to steal credit card data.

In a series of messages posted to Twitter dated August 15, the luxury hotel chain said that on August 12, the company was made aware of a “potential data breach within our food and beverage reservation system.”

Ritz London added that this may have led to the compromise of “some of our clients’ personal data.”

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Source: ZDNet