Meriplex Communications is a national technical and communications company that specializes in upgrading the data network infrastructure of major corporations. The business is known for specializing in SD-WAN services and helps many businesses become more efficient and more profitable through the use of advanced IT services.
The Meriplex data breach occurred because a single employee downloaded Magala Bank's customer information and may have copied or distributed that information. The individual was removed from the company as a result of this action, but the information may still have been exposed.
The Meriplex breach was detected on August 30, 2022, and it was on September 26, 2022, that a thorough investigation of the incident began. It's likely that the actual file downloading took place before August 30.
The Meriplex Communications breach may have affected you if you are a customer of Malaga Bank. All the information that was downloaded by the employee without authorization was related to Malaga Bank customers. If you get a notice from Meriplex in relation to this incident, your credit may have been put at risk. You can utilize 24 months of identity theft protection provided by Meriplex for free.
A small number of files were downloaded in this Meriplex data breach. The files were all related to Magala Bank customers and they contained a small amount of personal information within them.