Murphy Law Firm Investigates Legal Claims on Behalf of the 191,324 Individuals whose Personal Information was Exposed in the Data Breach
OKLAHOMA CITY - Aug. 31, 2023 - PRLog -- Murphy Law Firm is investigating claims on behalf of all individuals whose personal and confidential information was potentially compromised in the data breach involving Gaston College. On February 22, 2023, Gaston College detected unusual activity on its internal network, indicating a data breach. Based on a forensic investigation, Gaston College confirmed that cybercriminals gained access to its network and accessed certain Gaston College systems. Gaston College further determined that unauthorized cybercriminals accessed and even acquired certain files from Gaston College systems, including files that contained the sensitive personal information of 191,324 individuals. The personal information accessible to cybercriminals, includes:
Dates of birth
Social Security numbers
Driver's license numbers
Financial account 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 www.murphylegalfirm.com/cases/GastonCollege/ to learn more. Murphy Law Firm is considering legal options to recover damages on behalf of individuals who were affected by the data breach.