OrthoConnecticut Data Breach Exposes Personal Information: Murphy Law Firm Investigates Legal Claims

OKLAHOMA CITY, May 02, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Murphy Law Firm is investigating claims on behalf of all individuals whose personal and confidential information was compromised in the data breach involving OrthoConnecticut. Recently, OrthoConnecticut detected suspicious activity on its computer network, indicating a data breach. Based on a subsequent forensic investigation, OrthoConnecticut determined that cybercriminals infiltrated its inadequately secured computer systems and thereby gained access to its sensitive files during the period November 24, 2023 through November 28, 2023. The investigation further determined that, through this infiltration, cybercriminals accessed and potentially acquired files containing the sensitive personal information of 118,141 individuals. The information exposed in the data breach includes:

  • Names
  • Social Security numbers
  • Dates of birth
  • Medical information

As a result of the data breach, these individuals’ personal and highly sensitive information may be in the hands of cybercriminals who can place the information for sale on the dark web or use the information to perpetrate identity theft.  If you received notice of the data breach or if you have determined that your personal information was compromised in the breach, please visit https://murphylegalfirm.com/cases/orthoconnecticut-data-breach/ to learn more. Murphy Law Firm is evaluating legal options, including a potential class action lawsuit, to recover damages on behalf of individuals who were affected by the data breach.

To join a class action lawsuit, visit: https://murphylegalfirm.com/cases/orthoconnecticut-data-breach/

Murphy Law Firm specializes in data breach class actions, consumer class actions, and federal securities class actions. The firm has extensive experience in securing highly favorable recoveries for its clients.

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