Delphinus Engineering Data Breach

By
Will Gendron
Apr 11, 2024 11:07 AM
Delphinus Engineering data breach affects 2,232 people, exposing SSNs, birth dates, and passport numbers. Monitor accounts and enroll in free credit monitoring by 7/31/2024.

The December 2023 Data Breach

Delphinus Engineering, Inc. recently detected unauthorized access within their IT systems. The breach was first discovered on December 12, 2023, and the investigation indicates that the unauthorized activity may have begun as early as mid-October 2023. Upon discovery, Delphinus Engineering took immediate actions to secure their systems, notified U.S. federal law enforcement, and engaged leading cybersecurity experts to assist in the investigation.

Information Exposed

  • Name
  • Social Security Number
  • Date of Birth
  • Passport Number

Delphinus Engineering, Inc.'s Response

In response to the breach, Delphinus Engineering has implemented several measures to enhance security and prevent future incidents. These actions include continuous monitoring and updating of their security protocols, as well as extensive staff training on cybersecurity threats. The company has also offered affected individuals a 24-month membership to Experian IdentityWorksSM, a service that provides credit monitoring and identity restoration. This service aims to help detect and resolve any potential misuse of personal information.

Steps to Take if You Are Affected

If you believe your information was compromised in this breach, it is crucial to remain vigilant and monitor your financial accounts for any unusual activity. Enroll in the provided Experian IdentityWorksSM service before July 31, 2024, to take advantage of the credit monitoring and identity restoration services. Additionally, consider placing a fraud alert or a credit freeze on your credit reports to further protect your identity. For more detailed instructions on how to protect your information, please refer to the notice to consumers.

About Delphinus Engineering, Inc.

Delphinus Engineering, Inc., established in 1994, operates primarily in the defense and space industry. With over 650 professionals, the company offers services across cyber operations & security, marine engineering & design, marine services, and business management. Headquartered in Eddystone, PA, Delphinus has significant operations in Norfolk, VA; San Diego, CA; Bremerton, WA; with additional facilities in Philadelphia, PA, and Pearl Harbor, HI. For more information, visit their website.

For further details on the breach and the response, you can view the disclosures on the Maine Attorney General's website and the Massachusetts Attorney General's website.

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