Category: FixMeStick Blog

[BREACH ALERT] Massive Marriott Data Breach Affects 500 Million Customers

If you’re planning a sunny getaway or a white Christmas make sure you haven’t booked anything at a Marriott hotel… in the past five years. Today, security experts announced a data breach affected 500 million guests at Marriott hotels. Since 2014 there has been unauthorized access to data at Starwoods hotels chain which Marriott acquired two years ago. This is one of the largest breaches in the past decade, read on to learn everything you need to know. 

Thinking Of Buying A ‘Smart Device’ This Holiday Season, Check Out Our Gift Ranking

Not only is Mozilla now looking out for your browsing needs, they’ve also produced a second “Privacy Not Included list. It warns you about Internet of Things (IoT) devices, or ‘smart devices’ you should stay away from this holiday season. We had our team make a list of smart devices that are secure, not too intrusive, and will make your life easier!