Turke & Strauss LLP, a leading data breach law firm, is investigating Vaupell Holdings, Inc. regarding its recent data breach. The Vaupell Holdings data breach involved sensitive personal identifiable information belonging to an undetermined number of current and former employees.
ABOUT VAUPELL HOLDINGS, INC.:
Vaupell Holdings is a plastics manufacturer that specializes in making precision plastic components. Founded in 1947, Vaupell Holdings partners with clients through the entire production process, providing design, development, prototyping, manufacturing, and launch. Presently, Vaupell Holdings offers capabilities, including 3D printing, tooling, painting, injection molding, finishing, and more. Vaupell Holdings also partners with a variety of major industries, including the aerospace, defense, and medical sectors. Headquartered in Seattle, Washington, Vaupell Holdings employs more than 200 individuals in facilities across the United States and China.
On October 15, 2022, Vaupell Holdings discovered that it had experienced a data breach in which the sensitive personal identifiable information in its systems may have been accessed. Through its investigation, Vaupell Holdings determined that an unauthorized actor may have accessed this sensitive information by deploying malware on certain computer systems. On November 28, 2022, Vaupell Holdings began notifying individuals whose information may have been impacted. The exact type of information has not been disclosed by Vaupell Holdings. However, according to state reporting guidelines, “personal information” can include the following types of information:
- Social Security number
- Driver’s license number
- Financial information
- Medical information
- Taxpayer information
- Personal identification number issued by the United States IRS
If you are a current or former employee of Vaupell Holdings:
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you were impacted by the Vaupell Holdings data breach, you may consider taking the following steps to protect your personal information.
- Carefully review the breach notice and retain a copy;
- Enroll in any free credit monitoring service provided by Vaupell Holdings, Inc.;
- Change passwords and security questions for online accounts;
- Regularly review account statements for signs of fraud or unauthorized activity;
- Monitor credit reports for signs of identity theft; and
- Contact a credit bureau(s) to request a temporary fraud alert.