Best Western Rewards sent the email below on Friday suggesting that you should change your password on file frequently.
While at the same time informing that you can only change information on file with Best Western Rewards from now on by calling the company. You can no longer change this by yourself online.
You can access Best Western Rewards website here.
There were quite a few hacks last year. You can read more about the Hilton HHonors and Club Carlson issues below:
Let’s hope that the issue with these account hacks would decrease in 2015 (probably a false hope). The solution is not to have ever more complicated passwords for various websites that are impossible to remember.
The real solution would be for these companies to have their IT in order, so that the account information with used passwords wouldn’t leak out.