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Comprehensive Health Services Data Breach Class Action Investigation

by | Feb 22, 2022 | Class Action

Markovits, Stock & DeMarco, a law firm experienced in data breach cases, is investigating claims on behalf of victims of a data breach involving data entrusted to Comprehensive Health Services, a subsidiary of Acuity International. Comprehensive Health Services is a provider of workforce medical services and program management services for the U.S. government and commercial clients in the national defense, healthcare, international diplomacy, and homeland security markets.

WHAT HAPPENED?

According to information recently provided to the Maine Attorney General by its counsel, on or around September 30, 2020, Comprehensive Health Services detected unusual activity within its digital network following the discovery of multiple fraudulent wire transfers. Over a year later, on November 3, 2021, Comprehensive Health Services confirmed that personal information of individuals employed by one of its customers may have been accessed or acquired by a hacker.

HOW MANY PEOPLE ARE IMPACTED BY THE DATA BREACH?

Comprehensive Health Services did not notify victims of the breach until February 15, 2022.[1]  In total, the data of 94,449 individuals was compromised in the breach.[2] The letters to victims do not explain why Comprehensive Health Services waited over a year after learning of the breach to start notifying victims.[3]

WHAT INFORMATION WAS EXPOSED IN THE DATA BREACH?

Comprehensive Health Services has disclosed the following information was included in the data breach:

  • Full names,
  • Social Security numbers.[4]

WHAT SHOULD I DO IF I RECEIVED NOTIFICATION OF THE

COMPREHENSIVE HEALTH SERVICES DATA BREACH?

If you would like to have a free, confidential consultation with an attorney to learn more about your rights and potential legal remedies in responding to the Comprehensive Health Services data breach, please contact Markovits, Stock & DeMarco attorney Terry Coates at (513) 651-3700, email us at [email protected], or submit a Case Evaluation request through the form below.

[1] https://apps.web.maine.gov/online/aeviewer/ME/40/dc161299-6d27-492d-b757-7b93ae3b0bbc.shtml

[2] Id.

[3] Id.

[4] Id.