Choice Hotels Internationals

Under Review: 
No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 26, 2012
Silver Spring , MD
United States
Maryland US
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Breach Total Number: 
California Attorney General
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An unknown number of customers had their personal information entered into the wrong field in a database.  The information should have been encrypted but was not because of the error. Customers may have received mail with their credit card number, driver's license number, Social Security number, passport number, or any combination of these elements printed on the outside of envelopes. The issue was discovered in late December of 2011.