4 ways to protect your guests information

Posted by Helena Murphy on January 28, 2016 at 11:30 AM

Today, January 28th, is data protection day. For too long, the hotel sector has been viewed as a soft target by hackers seeking to steal guest data. While some hoteliers take guest data security seriously, there are still too many operators using inadequate technology and processes to fully protect data. We've seen plenty of stories of serious data breaches creeping into the news on a regular basis and the hotel industry hasn’t escaped attention. Large organizations such as Wyndham Worldwide Group, Radisson Hotels Group, Tripadvisor and Facebook have been hit in recent times and have received the type of publicity no business needs.

Topics: Online Reputation, Partnership, Credit Cards, Data Protection

How Does the New EMV Law Impact Hotels? [New Legislation- Oct. 1st]

Posted by Sophie Gallet on September 24, 2015 at 7:30 AM

Banks across the United States are adding EMV technology (Europay, MasterCard, and Visa). Credit cards will be equipped with a computer chip that’s extremely hard to counterfeit. This new security protocol helps prevent credit card fraud which will begin effect on October 1st, 2015. But what does this mean for hoteliers?

Topics: Credit Cards, Hotelier

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