According to a report from Channel 9 Eyewitness News in Greenville, NC, Marriott International has lost the backup tapes that contain personal information on over 200,000 customers.
From the report –
Marriott International says it’s missing important backup computer tapes. They contain credit card information and social security numbers for more than 200,000 customers, time-share owners with Marriott Vacation Club International. It’s not clear whether the tapes were lost or stolen. The company is offering affected customers the opportunity to enroll in a credit monitoring service at no charge.