Cybersecurity Guide for the Hospitality Industry

The three-part guide shows an approach to securing a PMS. It offers how-to guidance using commercially available products, allowing hotel owners to control and limit access to their PMS and protect guest privacy and payment card information.

“We have demonstrated that cybersecurity risk can be mitigated in and around a property management system using today’s technology,” said Bill Newhouse of NIST’s National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE).

“Our practice guide documents how we enabled cybersecurity concepts such as zero trust architecture, moving target defense, tokenization of credit card data, and role-based authentication in a reference design that addresses cybersecurity and privacy risk. We also offer specific use cases to show the functionality of the design.”

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