Airbnb Account Hijackers Burgle Homes
Harvard computer science undergraduate students have figured out a way to precisely determine the address and personal details for Airbnb hosts, which would make it simple to locate empty homes to burgle.
Airbnb account hijackers burgle homes
Despite an average sale price of less than 6, hacked Airbnb accounts open up a world of scams to the buyer. There have been reports of hackers changing hosts payment details in order to steal their earnings. Fraudsters also hijack accounts of highly-rated guests to book stays in premium properties and even burgle the hosts. Airbnb has introduced new security measures but horror stories continue to be posted in its community forums.