Murphy Law Firm is investigating claims on behalf of all individuals whose personal and confidential information was potentially compromised in the data breach involving Planet Home Lending (“Planet”). On November 15, 2023, Planet detected suspicious activity on computer software purchased by Citrix Systems, Inc. Based on a subsequent forensic investigation, Planet determined that cybercriminals infiltrated the inadequately secured database and thereby gained access to its sensitive data. The investigation further determined that, through this infiltration, cybercriminals gained access to files containing the sensitive personal information of 199,873 individuals. The information exposed in the data breach includes:
As a result of the data breach, these individuals’ personal and highly confidential information may be in the hands of cybercriminals who can place the information for sale on the dark web or use the information to perpetrate identity fraud.
Murphy Law Firm is evaluating legal options, including a potential class action lawsuit, to recover damages for individuals who were affected by the data breach.