Lane Gorman Trubitt Data Breach Impacts 686 Texans

Will Gendron
May 7, 2024 4:54 PM
Data breach at Lane Gorman Trubitt may affect clients. Personal info potentially exposed. Act now to secure your data.

The April 2024 Data Breach at Lane Gorman Trubitt, LLC

Lane Gorman Trubitt, LLC experienced a significant data breach that was reported to the Attorney General's offices in Texas and Massachusetts. The breach involved unauthorized access to sensitive consumer information, which was confirmed by the company's internal investigation. The breach has had a considerable impact due to the nature of the data involved and the number of individuals affected.

Information Exposed

  • Name of individual
  • Social Security Number Information
  • Driver’s License number
  • Date of Birth

Lane Gorman Trubitt's Response

In response to the data breach, Lane Gorman Trubitt, LLC has taken several steps to address the incident and mitigate its impact. The company has notified affected individuals through U.S. Mail, offering them complimentary credit monitoring and identity protection services for 24 months. They have also provided detailed instructions on how to place a security freeze on credit reports to prevent unauthorized access. The firm is cooperating with law enforcement and cybersecurity experts to strengthen their systems and prevent future breaches.

Steps to Take if You Are Affected

If you believe you are affected by this data breach, it is crucial to act promptly to protect your personal information. Here are some steps you can take:

  1. Review the notice sent by Lane Gorman Trubitt, LLC and follow the instructions provided.
  2. Enroll in the complimentary credit monitoring and identity protection services offered.
  3. Consider placing a security freeze on your credit reports at Equifax, Experian, and TransUnion to prevent new credit accounts from being opened in your name without your permission.
  4. Monitor your financial accounts for any unauthorized activity and report any suspicious transactions immediately.
  5. Stay informed about the latest developments in the breach by visiting the disclosures on the Texas Attorney General's website and the Massachusetts Attorney General's website.

About Lane Gorman Trubitt, LLC

Lane Gorman Trubitt, LLC, established in 1950, is one of the largest certified public accounting firms headquartered in the Southwest, with offices in Dallas and Houston. The firm serves a diverse client base, including individuals, not-for-profit organizations, and both publicly and privately-held companies across various industries. Lane Gorman Trubitt offers a range of services, including accounting, assurance, tax, and specialized services, led by a team of 21 multi-disciplinary partners.

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