According to sources, Barrow County (a Government organization in Georgia) was hit with a cyber attack. It was first reported on 2023-06-29.

Barrow County notifies people of a breach that began more than a year ago

“Barrow County in Georgia issued a breach notice about a breach of its email environment that occurred between March and August of 2022. “

“The type of information at issue varied for each individual, but included a variation of the following: name; date of birth, Social Security number; driver’s license or state identification number, financial account information, credit or debit card information, including the expiration and CVV code, clinical and treatment information, medical provider information, prescription information, insurance policy information, and/or patient account or medical record numbers. “

“On June 26, 2023, Barrow County sent written notification to the individuals whose personal information was contained in the accounts and for whom it has contact information. Individuals should refer to the notice they will receive in the mail regarding steps they can take to protect themselves. As described in those letters, Barrow County has arranged for complimentary identity theft protection services for those individuals whose Social Security numbers or driver’s license numbers were involved in the incident“

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