Pacific Market Research Ransomware Attack Settlement

Pacific Market Research, LLC is settling a class action alleging it bears responsibility for the ransomware attack and possible data breach it suffered on May 22, 2021 that was disclosed by the Washington State Department of Labor & Industries in July 2021. The complaint alleged that the subsequent investigation could be certain that private information  Read more

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Elekta, Northwestern Memorial Private Information Stolen Class Action

This class action centers on a ransomware attack and data breach that took place in the systems of Elekta, Inc. and affected patients of Northwestern Memorial Health Care (NMHC). The complaint alleges that the companies did not take sufficient care to protect the private information of patients who had entrusted them with personal and medical  Read more

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Elekta Ransomware Attack and Breach of Cancer Patient Data Class Action

Elekta, Inc. keeps data for cancer healthcare providers in a cloud-based data storage. This data includes personally identifiable information (PII) and protected health information (PHI). This class action concerns a ransomware attack and data breach that allowed hackers access to Elekta’s cloud-based radiology software as well as to the information stored in Elekta’s systems. The  Read more

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American Bank Systems Ransomware Attack Class Action

The 2020 ransomware attack on American Bank Systems, Inc. (ABS) did not involve a freezing of information: the hackers simply threatened to expose the data if the ransom was not paid. The complaint for this class action alleges that ABS bears responsibility for the vulnerability of the information, for its subsequent exposure, and also for  Read more

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Blackbaud May 2020 Data Breach and Ransomware Attack Illinois Class Action

Blackbaud, Inc. serves clients like schools, hospitals, and nonprofits, managing, maintaining, and securing their data and servers. In May 2020, it announced it had been the victim of a ransomware attack and data breach, exposing the private information and even private health information of its clients’ students, patients, and donors. This complaint alleges that Blackbaud  Read more

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Blackbaud Ransomware Attack and Data Breach Florida Class Action

In May 2020, a company called Blackbaud, Inc. suffered a ransomware attack and data breach of its systems. This class action has been filed on behalf of people whose information was exposed. Blackbaud managed the servers of schools, healthcare companies, nonprofits, and other organizations. The complaint claims that Blackbaud “secured the Private Information in a  Read more

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Personal Touch, Crossroads PHI Ransomware Attack Class Action

Personal Touch Holding Corporation, a holding company for home health care entities, stores patient information, including Protected Health Information (PHI) and personally identifiable information (PII), in the cloud with Crossroads Technologies, Inc. Unfortunately, Crossroads was subjected to a ransomware attack in late 2019 which encrypted its files. The complaint for this class action alleges that  Read more

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DCH Health System Ransomware Attack on Private and Medical Info Class Action

Many complaints in recent years have taken up the issue of data breaches. This one involves a ransomware attack. The complaint alleges that DCH Healthcare Authority, which does business as DCH Health System, did not take adequate steps to prevent the ransomware attack on its computer systems. The attack caused disruption to medical care and  Read more

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