Ernst & Young
Data Breach Class Action

August 10, 2023 -- Attention: victims of the Ernst & Young data breach.

On May 31, 2023, Ernst & Young received notification from its third-party provider, Progress Software Corporation, concerning a security flaw within the MOVEit Transfer solution. Many organizations, Ernst & Young among them, rely on MOVEit Transfer for data file transmissions. Upon discovering the data breach, Ernst & Young immediately initiated an investigation and implemented measures to reinforce its computer security. In addition, Ernst & Young collaborated with independent data security specialists to explore the extent of the breach and to seek guidance on formulating an appropriate response.

Approximately 30,000 individuals were affected by the Ernst & Young data breach.

Breached data may include, but is not necessarily limited to: social security number, address, first name or first initial and last name, payment card information (debit or credit), financial account data, and government-issued ID numbers.

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?

Additional information about the Ernst & Young data breach may be found here: Ernst & Young.

Ernst & Young, a British multinational partnership specializing in professional services, has its global headquarters in London, England. Ranking among the largest professional services networks on the planet, it stands as one of the Big Four accounting firms, alongside Deloitte, KPMG, and PWC. The firm's core offerings include assurance (encompassing financial audit), tax services, consulting, and advisory assistance to its clientele. Operating through a network of member firms, Ernst & Young's structure consists of separate legal entities organized as a partnership. The network employs 312,250 individuals across more than 150 countries, with over 700 offices globally. Ernst & Young is one of the largest privately-owned organizations in the United States.

If you believe you are a victim of the Ernst & Young 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 Ernst & Young or any affiliated companies.