Creative Services, Inc., On Its Behalf and On Behalf of Relevant Data Owners, Reports Data Breach Affecting 164,673 Individuals.

Creative Services, Inc. (“Creative Services”) reported a data breach involving information that may include name and date of birth, Social Security number, and/or driver’s license number. 

Creative Services is a company that “conducts background checks for employment and licensing purposes.” Creative Services “obtains certain personal information related to current and former employees, as well as employment candidates, of its customers in furtherance of the services it performs on behalf of its customers.”

The information that was subject of the company’s data breach notification concerns “information that Creative Services obtained from or on behalf of its business customers (the ‘Data Owners’) in relation to individuals associated with or employed by those customers.”  An investigation determined that certain data files may have been copied from Creative Service’s systems on November 23, 2021 as part of a cyber attack.  Based on the company’s data breach investigation, it was determined that the information involved may include name and date of birth, Social Security number, and/or driver’s license number.

For more information about the Creative Services data breach, please CLICK HERE.

Source: Office of The Maine Attorney General, Data Breach Notifications.

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