InterContinental Hotels Group cyberattack disrupts booking systems



Leading hospitality company InterContinental Hotels Group PLC (also known as IHG Hotels & Resorts) says its information technology (IT) systems have been disrupted since yesterday after its network was breached.

IHG is a British multinational company that currently operates 6,028 hotels in more than 100 countries and has more than 1,800 in the development pipeline.

Its brands include luxury, premium, and essential hotel chains such as InterContinental, Regent, Six Senses, Crowne Plaza, Holiday Inn, and many others.

“InterContinental Hotels Group PLC (IHG or the Company) reports that parts of the Company’s technology systems have been subject to unauthorised activity,” the company said in a filing with the London Stock Exchange on Tuesday.

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