Data Breach

Kroger Data Breach Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating Kroger for a data breach that took place as early as December 23, 2020. At issue is the file transfer application product used by Kroger, which is supplied by the company Accellion. Kroger reports that no debit card information or customer account passwords were compromised—customers who used Kroger […]

Data Breach

Ledger Cryptocurrency Wallet Data Breach Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating Ledger SAS, a hardware cryptocurrency wallet maker, for failure to adequately safeguard consumer information, resulting in a data breach. Initially reported in July, the data breach involved the exposure of the more than one million email addresses subscribed to Ledger’s newsletter, as well as more detailed contact information […]

Data Breach

ProctorU Data Breach Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating online exam proctoring platform ProctorU for failure to adequately safeguard user data, resulting in a data breach. ProctorU, whose services monitor online test-takers for behaviors indicative of cheating, became aware of a potential data intrusion on July 27th, 2020, and later confirmed via blog post that their database […]

Data Breach

Florida Orthopaedic Institute Data Breach Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating Florida Orthopaedic Institute (FOI) for failure to adequately safeguard patients’ Protected Health Information (PHI), resulting in a data breach. The medical group recently announced that, on April 9th, they were the victims of a ransomware attack that that resulted in the encryption of data stored on their servers. […]

Data Breach

North Shore Pain Management Data Breach Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigation North Shore Pain Management (NSPM) for failure to adequately safeguard patients’ Protected Health Information (PHI), resulting in a data breach. The healthcare practice recently announced that an unauthorized actor infiltrated their system on April 16th, gaining access to files containing confidential information. Subsequent investigations discovered that the stolen […]

Data Breach

American Medical Technologies Data Breach Investigation

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Migliaccio & Rathod LLP is currently investigating American Medical Technologies (AMT) for failure to adequately safeguard patients’ Protected Health Information (PHI), resulting in a data breach. AMT recently announced that they detected suspicious activity originating from one of their employee’s email accounts on December 17th, 2019. Subsequent investigations into the matter later confirmed that AMT […]

Consumer Protection

D.C. Amends Data Breach Notification Law

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In March, the Council of Washington D.C. signed into law the Security Breach Protection Amendment Act of 2019. An amendment to D.C.’s existing data breach law, this act broadens consumer protections in the event of a data breach event. For instance, the act expands the definition of “personal information” in relation to the data compromised […]