AT&T Data Breach Lawsuit

Legal Representation for Victims of Data Breaches

The Data Breach Attorneys at Potter Handy Law Firm have the knowledge and resources to thoroughly examine your case, conduct an investigation into the breach, and, when needed, fight for justice.

Potter Handy LLP is currently reviewing cases on behalf of individuals affected by the AT&T data breach. These individuals may have had their personal and confidential information illegally accessed by an unknown third party during the AT&T data breach. Potter Handy LLP will conduct a complimentary assessment of your data breach claim in order to safeguard the rights and privacy of all those impacted by the AT&T data breach.

Contact us today by filling out the form on this webpage for a free consultation and to learn more about how we can help you with your case. Regrettably, we are unable to respond to phone inquiries. Thank you for your understanding. 

What Happened?

Recent news unveiled a significant breach impacting around 73 million AT&T customers, where personal data was leaked by an unidentified hacker nearly three years after the initial claim of theft. This AT&T data breach has nationwide implications, potentially exposing consumers to privacy threats and identity theft.

The leaked data, reportedly circulating by the entity known as ShinyHunters, emerged on a hacking forum with an initial price tag of $200,000, escalating by $30,000 in subsequent offers, highlighting the substantial value attributed to this information trove. Although AT&T has not confirmed the breach and currently denies involvement, speculation suggests the database may contain sensitive details like names, addresses, phone numbers, Social Security numbers, and dates of birth.

The specifics of this alleged breach remain murky, leaving many unanswered questions about its origins and data acquisition methods. Despite the lack of clarity, the involvement of ShinyHunters, a notorious threat actor with a history of cyber exploits, underscores the gravity of the situation. Cybersecurity experts are closely monitoring developments, recognizing the potential implications of such a breach on individual privacy and security.

If you are/were an AT&T customer, your personal information could potentially be compromised, placing it within the reach of cybercriminals. Given this scenario, it is of utmost importance that you address this matter with a sense of urgency and contact our highly qualified Data Breach Lawyers. These attorneys can effectively protect your legal rights and ensure that those responsible for causing harm, including AT&T, are held accountable, whether you are currently subscribed or have been in the past.

By selecting a qualified Data Breach Lawyer in California, you can be assured that your interests are protected thoroughly during the entire case, providing you with peace of mind.

What Information Was Involved in the AT&T Data Breach?

While still awaiting confirmation (and presently denied by AT&T), the alleged database is said to contain a variety of personal data. According to reports, the leaked dataset may potentially include the following types of personal information:

  • Name
  • Address
  • Phone Number
  • Social Security Number
  • Date of Birth

Protecting Consumers’ Privacy Rights Following the AT&T Data Breach

If you were notified that your information had been stolen as a result of the AT&T data breach, you may be entitled to compensation or other remedies.

Don’t wait until it’s too late to protect your rights and seek compensation. Contact us today by filling out the form on this webpage for a free consultation and to learn more about how we can help you with your case. Our attorneys are available 24/7 and there are no out-of-pocket expenses for our clients. Let us help you seek justice and hold companies accountable for their negligence in protecting personal information. Regrettably, we are unable to respond to phone inquiries. Free Consultations 24/7No out-of-pocket expenses.