Data Breach

Sysmex America INC 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 Sysmex America 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 Sysmex America INC

Sysmex America INC, a key player in the medical devices industry, is known for its distribution and support of automated in vitro diagnostic hematology, flow cytometry, coagulation, and urinalysis analyzers, reagents, and information systems. Based in Lincolnshire, Illinois, Sysmex America operates additional facilities in Buffalo Grove, Vernon Hills, and Mundelein. The company employs over a thousand professionals advancing healthcare technology and solutions across the Americas.

The March 2024 Data Breach

In late February 2024, Sysmex America INC detected unauthorized access to its computer systems, which was confirmed between March 1, 2024, and March 3, 2024. This breach led to potential exposure of sensitive consumer information. The types of information that were compromised include:

  • Name
  • Social Security Number
  • Banking information
  • Date of birth
  • Driver’s license
  • Passport
  • Credit card information
  • Health information

Your Rights and Next Steps

If you believe your information was compromised in this breach, it's crucial to take immediate action to protect your identity and financial health. Sysmex America INC has offered affected individuals a complimentary two-year membership of Experian IdentityWorksSM Credit 3B, which includes identity theft protection and credit monitoring services. To activate this service, visit Experian IdentityWorks and use the provided activation code.

Furthermore, consider placing a security freeze on your credit reports and setting up fraud alerts with the major credit bureaus: Equifax, Experian, and TransUnion. Monitoring your financial accounts for unusual activity and reporting any suspicious transactions can also help mitigate potential damage.

You May Be Entitled to Compensation

If your personal information was exposed due to the Sysmex America INC data breach, you might be eligible for compensation. Lawyers are ready to help you understand your rights and guide you through the process of securing the compensation you deserve. By completing the below form, you can join the lawsuit and take a step towards holding Sysmex America accountable for the security lapse.


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