InterContinental Hotels data breach widens

|About: InterContinental Hotels Gr... (IHG)|By:, SA News Editor

More than 1,200 hotels in the InterContinental Hotels Group (NYSE:IHG) fell victim to a three-month malware attack that targeted customer payment card data.

Holiday Inn, Crown Plaza, Hotel indigo, Candlewood Suites and Staybridge Suites were all hit the breach.

The group knew about the attack since February, but only thought 12 hotels were affected at the time.