Criminals Target Users Following Hotel Breaches

Surge in cybercrime cases globally, with recent focus on a scam targeting customers.

Hackers use Dark Web ads to mimic staff, targeting accommodations listed on the platform.

Cybersecurity firm Secureworks probes scam using Vidar infostealer to steal credentials.

Monetary rewards offered, ranging from USD 30 to USD 2,000, plus additional incentives for regular suppliers.

Sophisticated tactics involve email contact, posing as former guests seeking help; attachments contain Vidar infostealer, compromising both hotel staff and guests.