Murphy Law Firm is investigating claims on behalf of all individuals whose personal and confidential information was potentially compromised in the data breach at Shields Health Care Group, Inc. (“Shields Health”). On March 28, 2022, Shields Health discovered suspicious activity on its network. Following a forensic investigation, Shields Health determined that between March 7, 2022 to March 21, 2022, cybercriminals gained unauthorized access to certain confidential files. Through its investigation, Shields Health confirmed that cybercriminals acquired the personal identifiable information of approximately 2,000,000 individuals during the data breach. The personal information acquired by cybercriminals includes:
As a result of the Shields Health’s data breach, these individuals’ personal and highly sensitive 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.