Advantis Global
Data Breach Class Action Lawsuit

December 6, 2023 -- Attention: victims of the Advantis Global data breach.

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

Advantis Global detected a data security incident in its corporate email system around October 21, 2022. Following this discovery, the company promptly initiated a thorough investigation, seeking the expertise of external cybersecurity professionals experienced in such incidents.

On November 27, 2023, after a detailed forensic examination, Advantis Global ascertained that an unauthorized party had infiltrated its corporate email system from August 18, 2022, to October 24, 2022, potentially accessing emails with personal details of a select group of individuals. By November 30, 2023, the company had successfully located the latest contact details of those impacted by the breach.

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

Approximately 5,000 individuals were affected by the Advantis Global data breach.

Breached data may include, but is not necessarily limited to: names and Social Security numbers.

Additional information about the Advantis Global data breach may be found here: Advantis Global Data Breach Notification.

Advantis Global is an IT staffing agency that specializes in the tech, creative, and government sectors. They focus on creating long-term relationships with skilled professionals and offer continuous support and development opportunities for their candidates. This includes proactively assisting in finding new placements before the end of contracts and preparing candidates for interviews and assessments.

Advantis Global has earned several accolades, including recognition as one of the SIA largest staffing firms in the US in 2023 and being listed among the top places to work by the San Francisco Chronicle and Bay Area Newsgroup in 2023. They were also ranked as the number one staffing provider by UpCity in 2022 and 2023 and featured in the Inc 500 list of fastest-growing companies in 2011. The company also offers a mobile-optimized job board and remote work opportunities, making it easier for candidates to connect with job opportunities.

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 Advantis Global 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 Advantis Global or any affiliated companies.