October 2, 2023

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 24, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Schubert Jonckheer & Kolbe LLP is investigating an information breach impacting the non-public data of over 2.5 million prospects, coverage holders, and brokers of Genworth Monetary, Inc. and its affiliated life insurance coverage firms.

The info breach, first disclosed on Might 31, 2023, stemmed from a third-party vendor’s use of the favored MOVEit file switch program, which attackers exploited utilizing a safety vulnerability reportedly current in software program variations courting again to 2021. Genworth contracts with the seller, PBI Analysis Companies, to determine member deaths. PBI used the exploited software program program to switch recordsdata containing the delicate private data of sure Genworth prospects and insurance coverage brokers.

In response to Genworth, data impacted by the breach included, amongst different issues, prospects’ names, dates of start, Social Safety numbers, and coverage numbers. Private data belonging to sure Genworth insurance coverage brokers was additionally impacted, together with names, dates of start, full addresses, and Social Safety numbers. Genworth advises on its web site that impacted people could obtain a notification letter from both or each of Genworth or PBI concerning this incident.

In case your private data was impacted by this incident, chances are you’ll be entitled to cash damages and an injunction requiring modifications to related safety practices.

Should you acquired notification of this information breach or are a buyer or agent of Genworth Monetary and want to acquire extra details about your authorized rights, please contact us at the moment or go to our web site at https://www.classactionlawyers.com/genworthfinancial.

About Schubert Jonckheer & Kolbe LLP 

Schubert Jonckheer & Kolbe represents shareholders, workers, and customers in school actions towards company defendants, in addition to shareholders in by-product actions towards their officers and administrators. The agency relies in San Francisco, and with the assistance of co-counsel, litigates instances nationwide.