Attorneys at Finkelstein, Blankinship, Frei-Pearson & Garber, LLP have successfully recovered millions of dollars on behalf of data breach victims. We are currently investigating the data breach at NORTHEAST SURGICAL GROUP, P.C., as well as other data breaches. If you received a notification letter relating to this data breach or believe that your information may have been unlawfully accessed, please contact us to discuss your legal options.
Identity theft is a multi-billion-dollar problem. Although many companies have responded to this threat appropriately, some continue to risk theft of the sensitive personal and medical information entrusted to them by consumers and patients. Unfortunately, it appears NORTHEAST SURGICAL GROUP, P.C. in Michigan failed to protect the sensitive information of a massive number of people.
HOW DID THE BREACH OCCUR?
According to various news sources, on January 8, 2023, NORTHEAST SURGICAL GROUP, P.C. detected suspicious activity within its network environment. Upon discovery, NORTHEAST SURGICAL GROUP, P.C.immediately engaged a law firm specializing in cybersecurity and data privacy to investigate further. Additionally, NORTHEAST SURGICAL GROUP, P.C. engaged third-party forensic specialists to assist NORTHEAST SURGICAL GROUP, P.C. in its analysis of any unauthorized activity. The investigation concluded on February 13, 2023. While the potentially impacted information varies by individual, the investigation concluded that certain personal information – including name, address, Social Security number, and, in some cases, date of birth and medical and treatment information – were accessed by an unknown party that is not authorized to handle or view such information.
Cybercriminal use personal information with the primary incentive of using that private data to commit identity theft and financial fraud. Identity theft wreaks havoc on consumers’ finances, credit history, and reputation and can take time, money, and patience to resolve. Identity thieves use stolen personal information for a variety of crimes, including credit card fraud, phone or utilities fraud, banking or finance fraud, government fraud, and medical identity theft. Moreover, a person whose personal information has been compromised may not see the full extent of identity theft or fraud for years.
IF YOU RECEIVED A BREACH NOTIFICATION LETTER FROM NORTHEAST SURGICAL GROUP, P.C. – YOU NEED TO ACT NOW.
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