Travel News: Research Shows Hackers Are Attacking Airlines More Than Ever (reblog from TravelPulse)

From Travel Pulse: “Hackers are targeting airlines. We saw it with Cathay Pacific Airlines’ data hack of 9.4 million passengers in 2018, and some are even saying that might have been the case with Southwest Airlines’ outage last week. But now there is research to back it up.

Netscout, a provider of application and network performance management products, found that cyber attacks against airlines have increased by 15,000 percent between 2017 and 2018. That’s not a typo. That’s 15,000 percent.”

Read the full article here via TravelPulse.com Research Shows Hackers Are Attacking Airlines More Than Ever | TravelPulse

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And if you are looking for tips on how to protect yourself from cyber attacks while traveling check out: 7 Cyber Security Travel Tips: Don’t get hacked on your business trip

7 Cyber Security Travel Tips - Don't Get Hacked

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