Data Breach Class Action Lawsuit

January 12, 2023 -- Attention: victims of the ARCC data breach.

Abington Cole + Ellery is investigating the recently announced ARCC data breach.

ARCC has recently informed relevant parties about a data security breach that involved unauthorized access to its computer network. Following the detection of this breach, ARCC claims it quickly responded to mitigate the threat. They launched an immediate, in-depth investigation into the incident with the assistance of external cybersecurity experts, who specialize in such matters. The investigation, which included a detailed forensic analysis and a thorough review of documents, led to the discovery on December 7, 2023, that certain personal data might have been compromised during this security incident.

As a result of the data breach, ARCC is offering free credit monitoring and/or identity theft protection services to affected individuals.

Approximately 65,000 individuals were affected by the ARCC data breach.

Breached data may include, but is not necessarily limited to: Medical data, Health Insurance data, and Social Security Numbers.

Additional information about the ARCC data breach may be found here: ARCC Notice of Data Security Incident.

Established in 1975, ARCC (Arrowhead Regional Computing Consortium) supports Northeast Minnesota school districts. It's governed by superintendents, school board members, and staff from its member districts. ARCC's services include payroll, finance, student systems, and tech support. Their goal is to be a key resource for district leaders, focusing on service delivery, training, and innovation.

For more information about steps you can take to possibly reduce the chances harm arising from a data breach, please review the following article: What are some steps you can take if you've been the victim of a data breach?

If you believe you are a victim of the ARCC data breach, and would like to participate in a class action lawsuit regarding this data breach, please submit your information via the form on this webpage. This website is not associated with nor authorized by ARCC or any affiliated companies.