Hotel articles

Ransomware attack hits luxury hotel's keycard system

If you’re in any doubt as to the rising popularity of ransomware, here’s today’s second piece of news related to the malicious software: It’s been reported that the malware was used to prevent guests accessing their rooms at a luxury hotel…

Your smartphone may soon serve as your hotel key card

Hotel key cards may soon be a thing of the past if an upcoming pilot program proves successful. Two hotels that are part of the Starwood international hospitality chain will soon allow customers to use smartphones to unlock their rooms…