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 Knox College.
Knox College is a private liberal arts college located in Galesburg, Illinois. If you received a notice of data breach letter from Knox College, please contact us as soon as possible to understand your legal rights in response to the data breach.
Knox College detected a cyberattack on its computer systems on November 24, 2022. The forensic investigation determined on December 7, 2022, that the files that were exposed contained sensitive private information.
Knox College has disclosed the breach involves confidential and personal information, including:
- full names,
- dates of birth,
- Social Security numbers,
- driver’s license numbers, and
- passport numbers.
HOW MANY PEOPLE ARE IMPACTED BY THE DATA BREACH?
Knox College did not report the data breach to the authorities and the affected parties until January 3, 2023. In total, the data of at least 63,100 individuals was compromised in the breach.
WHAT SHOULD I DO IF I RECEIVED NOTIFICATION OF THE KNOX COLLEGE 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 Knox College 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.