Turke & Strauss LLP, a leading data breach law firm, is investigating Andromeda Systems, Inc. regarding its recent data breach. The Andromeda Systems data breach involved sensitive personal identifiable information and protected health information belonging to over 2,600 individuals.
ABOUT ANDROMEDA SYSTEMS, INC.:
Andromeda Systems is an engineering and information technology consulting company that supports owners of large aircraft and automotive fleets to help maintain their assets while making suggestions on ways to reduce costs and increase fleet efficiency. As a consulting firm, Andromeda Systems analyzes assets as well as finances to help companies make decisions. Founded in 2005, Andromeda Systems began with a single location in Virginia Beach, Virgina. Today, Andromeda Systems has expanded to 3 additional locations in Orange Park, Florida, Washington D.C., and San Diego, California. Andromeda Systems employs approximately 350 individuals and has annual revenue of over $30 million.
On May 4, 2023, Andromeda Systems discovered that it had experienced a data breach in which the sensitive personal identifiable information and protected health information in its systems may have been accessed and acquired. Through its investigation, Andromeda Systems determined that an unauthorized actor may have accessed and acquired this sensitive information through a ransomware attack on May 3, 2023. On October 13, 2023, Andromeda Systems began contacting individuals whose information may have been impacted. The type of information exposed includes:
- Social Security number
- Driver’s license number
- Financial account number
- Passport number
- Health insurance information
- Electronic signature
If you received a breach notification letter from Andromeda Systems, Inc.:
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 Andromeda Systems 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 services provided by Andromeda Systems, 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.