This week’s Miles to Go episode features an interview with Andy Luton from Andy’s Travel Blog detailing his experience managing a hack on his American Airlines AAdvantage account and theft of 140,000 miles.
The Age of the Data Hack
We live in a day and age where data hacks are becoming more and more common. It feels like every day there’s another company that “discovers” after the fact that their customers’ information has been compromised. It’s one thing to have your data compromised, but whole other issue when you’ve gotten points or miles stolen.
Imagine getting a notification confirming a change to your account, or worse, that you just redeemed your hard earned points and miles, when you didn’t. Well, that’s exactly what happened to Andy! Tune in to learn more about the steps you can take to help add extra security to your account, and what to do if it ever happens to you!
Miles to Go: Travel Tips, News & Reviews You Can’t Afford to Miss!
Hosted by road warrior and travel expert Ed Pizza, the Miles to Go podcast serves up travel tips, news and reviews you can’t afford to miss! Whether you’re a points and miles newbie looking to book a dream vacation or you log 100k + miles a year and want the low down on new properties routes and planes, they’ve got the world’s top travel experts and bloggers to share their knowledge and insights with you.
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