Lawsuit Investigation Looks into Genworth Financial Data Breach

Last Updated on August 24, 2023

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Case Update

August 24, 2023 – Investigation Complete, Lawsuit Filed

At A Glance

This Alert Affects:
Anyone who received a data breach notice letter from PBI on behalf of Genworth Financial or otherwise believes their personal information may have been exposed in a cyberattack affecting the life insurance company.
What’s Going On?
Genworth recently announced that a data breach targeting a widely used file transfer platform, MOVEit, has reportedly compromised files containing personal information belonging to an estimated 2.5 to 2.7 million life insurance policyholders and insurance agents. Attorneys working with are now looking into whether a class action lawsuit can be filed on behalf of victims.
How Could a Lawsuit Help?
A class action lawsuit could potentially help impacted individuals get money back for any damages they experienced as a result of the data breach. It could also force Genworth and its third-party vendors to improve their data security practices.
What If I Didn't Get a Letter?
The letters should be received by August 15. If you have not gotten a letter and want to confirm whether your personal information was compromised, you can call Genworth at 888-436-9678.