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Hotels in Florida, 9 other states may have been hit by hackers

Hotels in Florida, 9 other states may have been hit by hackers

NEW YORK (AP) — An undisclosed number of people who used credit cards at 20 Hyatt, Sheraton, Marriott, Westin and other hotels in 10 states and the District of Columbia may have had their cards compromised as a result of hack of the hotels' payment system.

HEI Hotels & Resorts, which operates just under 60 hotels and resorts under a variety of brands, said that after being notified by its credit card processor of a potential breach, it conducted an internal investigation that found malware on its payment processing systems at the 20 properties . The malware was designed to capture debit and credit card information such as names, card account numbers, card expiration...

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