Prudential Insurance Data Breach Investigation

Turke & Strauss LLP, a leading data breach law firm, is investigating Prudential Insurance Company of America (“Prudential”) regarding its recent data breach. The Prudential data breach may have involved sensitive personal information belonging to over 36,000 individuals.


Prudential is an insurance company based in New Jersey. Founded in 1875, Prudential is one of the world largest financial services institutions, offering individual and institutional clients a wide array of financial products and services, including life insurance, health insurance, and workplace benefits. Additionally, Prudential provides financial education, retirement planning, and investments. Headquartered in Newark, New Jersey, Prudential employs over 10,000 individuals.


On February 5, 2024, Prudential discovered that it had experienced a data breach in which sensitive personal information in its systems may have been accessed and acquired. Through its investigation, Prudential determined that an unauthorized party may have accessed this sensitive information between February 4 and February 5, 2024. On March 29, 2024, Prudential began notifying individuals whose information may have been impacted. The exact type of personal information potentially exposed has not been made publicly available by Prudential. However, according to state reporting guidelines, “personal information” can include the following types of information:

  • Name
  • Social Security number
  • Driver’s license or state-issued identification number
  • Account number, credit card number or debit card number
  • Account passwords or personal identification numbers

If you received a breach notification letter from Prudential Insurance Company of America:

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

If you were impacted by the Prudential 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 any free credit monitoring services provided by Prudential Insurance Company of America:
  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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