Data Breach

George F. Young Data Breach Investigation

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Shamis & Gentile P.A., one of the nation's premier class action law firms specializing in data breach cases, is investigating the George F. Young, Inc data breach. If you were affected by the data breach, your sensitive personally identifiable information may have been exposed, and you may be eligible for compensation.

About George F. Young, Inc

George F. Young, Inc, a civil engineering firm established in 1919, is deeply rooted in designing community infrastructures. The Florida-based company employs 73 professionals and is recognized for its commitment to integrity, quality, and service. The firm's expertise spans across various engineering and surveying challenges, adapting to new technologies and regulatory changes.

The October 2023 Data Breach

In October 2023, George F. Young, Inc fell victim to a ransomware attack that temporarily encrypted their systems. External cybersecurity experts were immediately engaged to restore the systems and determine the extent of the breach. It was later discovered on February 6, 2024, that personal information might have been accessed without authorization. The types of consumer information exposed include:

  • Name
  • Social Security number

Your Rights and Next Steps

If your information was compromised in this breach, it's crucial to take action to protect your identity. George F. Young, Inc has provided affected individuals with free credit monitoring services through Cyberscout, a TransUnion company. To enroll, visit Cyberscout's website and use the unique code provided in their notice. It's also advised to regularly review your account statements and credit reports for any unauthorized activity. Additionally, placing fraud alerts and considering a security freeze on your credit reports can further protect your personal information.

You May Be Entitled to Compensation

If you believe your data was compromised in this breach, you might be entitled to compensation. Lawyers are ready to help assess your case and guide you through the process of securing what you may be owed. Please fill out the below form to join a potential lawsuit and take the first step towards protecting your rights and securing compensation.


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