Turke & Strauss LLP, a leading data breach law firm, is investigating Mastech Digital, Inc. regarding its recent data breach. The Mastech Digital data breach involved sensitive personal identifiable information belonging to an undetermined number of individuals.
ABOUT MASTECH DIGITAL, INC.:
Mastech Digital is an IT services and consulting company offering data management, analytics, digital learning, and remote IT staffing services. Founded in 1986, Mastech Digital has rapidly expanded in the decades since through various mergers and acquisitions. Today, Mastech Digital has an annual revenue of over $194 million and employs more than 1,500 individuals. As experts in data science, engineering, and management, Mastech Digital provides individualized IT solutions to help organizations adapt and grow with changing markets. Headquartered in Moon Township, Pennsylvania, Mastech Digital operates offices across North America, Europe, and Asia.
On July 7, 2022, Mastech Digital 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, Mastech Digital determined that an unauthorized actor may have accessed this sensitive information through an employee email account between April 26 and July 22, 2022. On December 16, 2022, Mastech Digital began contacting individuals whose information may have been impacted. The exact type of information has not been disclosed by Mastech Digital. 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 received a breach notification letter from Mastech Digital:
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 Mastech Digital 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 the free credit monitoring service provided by Mastech Digital, 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.