Expedia-owned travel website Orbitz says 880,000 payment cards hit in data breach


By Pierluigi Paganini

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Orbitz, the travel website owned by Expedia announced on Tuesday that it has suffered a security breach that affected hundreds of thousands of users.

Orbitz.com has millions of users, it was acquired by Expedia in 2015 for $1.6 billion.

Orbitz confirmed that attackers gained access to a legacy platform between October 1 and December 22, 2017, and stole personal and financial data belonging to consumers and business partners.

The exposed data includes full name, date of birth, gender, phone number, email address, physical and billing address, and payment card data. According to Orbitz, the security breach affected roughly 880,000 payment cards.

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Via:: Security Affiars