TransNational Data Breach Lawsuit
Consumer Protection Attorneys in California
TransNational discovered a security incident on February 2, 2022. Upon detecting the incident, TransNational immediately launched an investigation.
While the investigation is still ongoing, it has been determined that the incident impacted certain personal information relating to individual owners or officers of TransNational enterprise customers.
TransNational Bankcard, LLC, which also goes by the name TransNational Payments, is a payment processing company based in Rosemont, Illinois. The company processes in-store, online, and mobile credit card payments on behalf of its customers. TransNational Payments also facilitates loyalty programs and payroll processing.
In many cases, data breaches occur as a result of a hacker gaining unauthorized access to a company’s computer systems with the intent of stealing sensitive consumer data. No one knows for certain why a hacker selected TransNational as a target, but it is typical practice for hackers and other cybercriminals to target businesses that they perceive have poor data security systems or vulnerabilities in their networks.
On March 22, 2022, TransNational Bankcard began sending out data breach notification letters to all individuals whose information was compromised as a result of the recent data security incident.
What Information Was Involved?
While the specific data elements vary for each potentially affected individual, the scope of information potentially involved includes:
- First name
- Last name
- Date of birth
- Email address
- Social security number
- Individual taxpayer identification number
This information is called your personal information or your protected health information (PHI). It tells others about you and is part of your identity.
On March 22, 2022, TransNational Bankcard began sending out data breach notification letters to all individuals whose information was compromised as a result of the recent data security incident. If you received notice that your information was stolen due to a data breach incident, contact Potter Handy, LLP to join our class action lawsuit. No out-of-pocket expenses from you.
What should you do if you are notified of a transnational bankcard data breach?
If you receive a data breach notice letter from TransNational Payments, you are among those whose information was stolen in the recent breach.
Determine What Information Was Compromised: The first step after learning of a data breach is to thoroughly read the data breach letter that was sent. The letter will advise you of the information that was accessible to the unauthorized party. Make a copy of the letter and save it for your records. A data breach lawyer can assist you if you are having difficulty comprehending the letter or determining what measures you may take to protect yourself.
Consumers Deserve the Highest Level of Security
While identity thieves are becoming more sophisticated at breaking through the data protection of businesses, it is the company’s responsibility to provide the highest level of security for their consumers.
(858) 293-4614 Call now to review your case with our Data Breach intake specialist. During this call, our intake specialist will review your claim regarding the TransNational Lawsuit.
*HIPAA and CMIA Violations – You may be entitled to damages or other remedies. If you received notice that your information was stolen due to a data breach incident, contact Potter Handy, LLP to join our class action lawsuit. No out-of-pocket expenses from you.
View example of what the letter looks like. If you received this letter contact our Law Firm.
Contact Our California Data Breach Lawyers
Have you received notice that your information was stolen due to a data breach incident? If so, you may be entitled to damages or other remedies.
Every day, insurance companies and health care providers lose protected medical information through careless acts, such as emailing third parties’ medical information or sending your personal information to third parties without any encryption or protection.
Our attorneys at Potter Handy, LLP have been instrumental in protecting privacy rights.
TransNational is in the process of notifying individuals whose information was involved.