Amazon Echo Recording Controversy, New Mobile Phone Scam, Hotels Leaking Data

This is your Shared Security Weekly Blaze for April 15th 2019 with your host, Tom Eston. In this week’s episode: Amazon Echo’s recording controversy, a new mobile phone scam, and hotels leaking ...

Hotel Room Security and Privacy with Special Guest Patrick McNeil – WB39

This is your Shared Security Weekly Blaze for October 22nd 2018 with your host, Tom Eston. In this week’s episode: Hotel Room Security and Privacy with Special Guest Patrick McNeil. Silent Pocket ...
Police Investigating Data Breach at Chinese Hotel Group

Police Investigating Data Breach at Chinese Hotel Group

Local authorities are currently investigating a data breach at a Chinese hotel group that could have exposed customers’ personal information. According to the Xinhua state news agency, Shanghai police launched an investigation ...
Japanese Hotel Chain Notifies 125K Guests of Software Provider Breach

Japanese Hotel Chain Notifies 125K Guests of Software Provider Breach

A Japanese hotel chain company notified approximately 125,000 guests about a data breach that affected one of its software providers. On 26 June, Prince Hotels & Resorts published a statement on its ...

Researchers reveal how hotel key cards can be hacked – what you need to know

Security researchers have discovered a flaw that could allow millions of hotel rooms around the world to be accessed by unauthorised parties, without leaving a trace. The post Researchers reveal how hotel ...