Delta Dental of California Data Breach Lawsuit

Legal Representation for Victims of Data Breaches in California

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 Delta Dental of California data breach. These individuals may have had their personal and confidential information illegally accessed by an unknown third party during the Delta Dental of California 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 Delta Dental of California data breach.

We are only interested in claims that arose in California.


What Happened?

Delta Dental of California (“Delta Dental”) is a nonprofit dental insurance provider specializing in dental insurance programs for employees. Founded in 1955, Delta Dental offers a range of dental benefits options for individuals, retirees, midsize to large corporations, small businesses, and brokers. With a broad reach, the company extends dental coverage to over 44 million individuals across 15 states, including Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands. Employing more than 2,250 professionals, Delta Dental of California boasts an annual revenue of approximately $2.8 billion.

On June 1, 2023, Delta Dental discovered a data breach that occurred from May 27 to May 30, 2023, resulting in the exposure of specific sensitive information due to a ransomware incident. A thorough forensic investigation on July 6, 2023, uncovered that an unauthorized actor gained access and copied data through a vulnerability in the MOVEit Transfer file-sharing platform. In response to this compromise, Delta Dental took immediate action by initiating the notification process for potentially 7 million affected individuals on December 14, 2023.

If you’ve received a notification regarding a concerning data breach, it is imperative to recognize the gravity of the situation. Your personal information could potentially be compromised, making it accessible to 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 are held accountable.

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.

Contact us online or call our data breach intake professionals at (415) 534-1911.

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What Information Was Involved in the Delta Dental of California Data Breach?

The investigation has concluded that the incident may have led to unauthorized access to certain confidential information.

The specific information compromised varies depending on the individual but may include:

  • Name
  • Address
  • Social Security Number
  • Driver’s License Number
  • Passport Number
  • Financial account information
  • Tax identification number
  • Individual health insurance policy number
  • Health insurance information

Protecting Consumers’ Privacy Rights Following the Delta Dental of California Data Breach

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

Please call (415) 534-1911 for an appointment with Mark Potter and Jim Treglio of Potter Handy LLP in San Francisco. During this call, our intake professionals will review your claim regarding the Delta Dental of California data breach. Free Consultations 24/7. No out-of-pocket expenses.