Hope College Data Breach Investigation

Hope College Data Breach Investigation

Lowey Dannenberg is investigating claims for violations of the common law and state consumer protection statutes by Hope College, as a result of a data breach involving highly sensitive driver’s license numbers.

What Happened and What Information Was Involved:

Hope College is a private four-year liberal arts college based in Holland, Michigan.

On December 15, 2022, Hope College announced that on or around September 27, 2022, the college discovered potential unauthorized access to their network. During Hope College’s investigation, it was discovered that certain data, kept in the normal course of business, may have been subject to unauthorized access.

According to information provided to the Office of the Maine Attorney General, the information acquired included:

  • Name or other personal identifier in combination with:
    • Driver’s License Number or Non-Driver Identification Card Number

If you received a notice letter, wish to participate, learn more, or discuss the issues surrounding the investigation please fill out the contact form below or please contact one of our attorneys at (215) 399-4782, or via email at investigations@lowey.com.

About Lowey Dannenberg

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