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Whitworth University Data Breach Investigation

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The Lyon Firm is actively involved in class action personal privacy and data theft cases and is currently investigating Whitworth University data breach claims for plaintiffs nationwide.

Back in July 2022, Whitworth University detected and stopped a ransomware attack in which an unauthorized third party allegedly accessed and disabled some IT systems. According to reports, over 65,000 individuals may be impacted.

An investigation determined the unauthorized third party may have accessed individual personal information during this incident. The information exposed may include the following:

  • Name
  • Social Security number
  • Date of birth
  • Health information
  • Student ID number

Joe Lyon is a highly-rated data breach lawyer and Privacy Attorney representing plaintiffs nationwide in class action security breach lawsuits.