Penhall Company is one of the largest concrete cutting and removal services in the country today. The organization offers concrete-related services to customers, including cutting, demolition, grinding and grooving, shaving, and more. The company maintains locations in several parts of the country and operates as Penhall, Graff, and the Concrete Coring Company. Unfortunately, this organization suffered a recent data breach that could have exposed private information.
The team at Penhall noticed there was an issue in the file network that was causing operational issues. The issue was determined to be due to suspicious activity that was likely caused by a hacker intrusion. The network breach may have led to the loss of valuable information.
The Penhall breach was first discovered on December 28, 2022. After that, an investigation was called in that concluded on January 13, 2023. The investigation determined that some personal information may have been exposed because of this attack.
This Penhall data breach may have impacted employees and customers of the organization. If you receive a letter about the breach directly, you should take steps to secure your credit. Freeze your credit report, monitor your accounts, and watch for suspicious activity. You can also utilize a complimentary subscription to Experian IdentityWorks if you were identified as one of the potential victims of this attack.
It's unclear how many Penhall data files were exposed due to this breach. It's likely that thousands of files and documents were exposed but that only a small number of documents contained personal or financial information.