Hackers stole the personal information of half-a-billion people from hotel conglomerate Marriott in a data breach that went on for years, the company admitted Friday — a disclosure that triggered probes from the FBI and New York state officials.
“We’ve opened an investigation into the Marriott data breach,” tweeted Attorney General Barbara Underwood. “New Yorkers deserve to know that their personal information will be protected.”
The FBI is also probing the breach, officials told Reuters. Law enforcement officials in Connecticut and Illinois also said they are examining the breach.
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