Financial Risk Mitigation
Data Breach Class Action Lawsuit

December 8, 2023 -- Attention: victims of the Financial Risk Mitigation data breach.

Abington Cole + Ellery is investigating the recently announced Financial Risk Mitigation data breach.

On September 29, Financial Risk Mitigation noticed unusual activities on one of their network computers. The company immediately secured the computer and started an investigation with a third-party forensic firm to understand the incident's nature and scope. The investigation found that unauthorized access to Financial Risk Mitigation's computer systems occurred from September 28, 2023, to September 29, 2023.

By November 10, 2023, Financial Risk Mitigation discovered that the accessed files might contain personal information of certain individuals. It was also found that some files were copied and removed from these systems. Following this finding, Financial Risk Mitigation began identifying the individuals and the information involved in these documents.

After the incident, Financial Risk Mitigation claims it quickly started investigating, assessing its computer system's security, and identifying the affected individuals. The company claims it is also enhancing its security protocols and providing additional training to its employees.

As a result of the data breach, Financial Risk Mitigation is offering 24 months of free credit monitoring and/or identity theft protection services to affected individuals.

Approximately 10,000 individuals were affected by the Financial Risk Mitigation data breach.

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

Additional information about the Financial Risk Mitigation data breach may be found here: Financial Risk Mitigation Data Breach Notification.

Financial Risk Mitigation operates as a corporate investigation company, concentrating on reducing financial, regulatory, and reputational dangers for their customers. They are experts in creating Investigative Due Diligence reports, delivering essential evaluations of the integrity of both individuals and entities in business dealings.

Financial Risk Mitigation serves a varied array of clients, including government bodies, leading banks, sovereign wealth funds, investment banks, private equity groups, and major corporations listed in the Fortune 500. The firm's staff brings together more than a century of collective expertise in the field of investigative due diligence. With a global reach, Financial Risk Mitigation conducts intricate examinations in various regions, relying on an international network of analysts. The company's main office is situated in Metairie, Louisiana, and they also maintain a branch in Edinburgh, Scotland.

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 Financial Risk Mitigation 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 Financial Risk Mitigation or any affiliated companies.