Fulton Bank Data Breach Investigation

Turke & Strauss LLP, a leading data breach law firm, is investigating Fulton Bank, N.A. regarding its recent data breach. The Fulton Bank data breach involved the sensitive personal identifiable information belonging to over 100,000 individuals.


Fulton Bank is a full-service commercial bank that provides banking services, lending, mortgage, investment management, trust services, and business solutions to Pennsylvania, Maryland, Delaware, Virginia, and New Jersey communities. Since its founding in 1882, Fulton Bank has been committed to maintaining its community-oriented style of banking. Today, Fulton Bank is a part of Fulton Financial Corporation, a $25 billion financial services holding company. Headquartered in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, Fulton Bank operates 250 bank branches and specialty offices and employs over 1,000 people in the Mid-Atlantic region.


On August 11, 2022, a vendor of Fulton Bank informed Fulton Bank that it had experienced a data breach in which the sensitive personal identifiable information of Fulton Bank’s clients may have been accessed and acquired. The vendor that experienced the data breach was Overby-Seawell Company, which provides Fulton Bank ongoing verification that Fulton Bank’s mortgage clients maintain property insurance. Overby-Seawell Company informed Fulton Bank that, on July 5, 2022, an unauthorized actor gained access to its network and acquired sensitive information belonging to Fulton Bank clients. On August 30, 2022, Fulton Bank began notifying individuals whose information may have been impacted. The type of information exposed includes:

  • Name
  • Social Security number
  • Loan number
  • Addresses
  • Loan details (amount and maturity date)
  • Insurance policy information

If you received a breach notification letter from Overby-Seawell Company or Fulton Bank:

We would like to speak with you about your rights and potential legal remedies in response to this data breach. Please fill out the form, below, or contact us at (608) 237-1775 or sam@turkestrauss.com.

If you were impacted by the Fulton Bank data breach, you may consider taking the following steps to protect your personal information.

  1. Carefully review the breach notice and retain a copy;
  2. Enroll in the free credit monitoring service provided by Overby-Seawell Company;
  3. Change passwords and security questions for online accounts;
  4. Regularly review account statements for signs of fraud or unauthorized activity;
  5. Monitor credit reports for signs of identity theft; and
  6. Contact a credit bureau(s) to request a temporary fraud alert.

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