Marriott International (MAR – Get Report) said Monday that a U.K. agency proposed to fine the hotel operator nearly $124 million (99.2 million pounds) because of a customer-data breach at its Starwood unit.
Marriott’s massive data breach exposed more than just 500 million customer records, it is also shining a light on the role cybersecurity needs to play when a firm is in acquisition mode, along with the damage that even one slip up by an employee can have on the entire company.
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