Reporting data breaches

Learn the steps to take if the personal information of Massachusetts residents that you own or license has been compromised by a data breach.

If you are a Massachusetts resident affected by a breach and would like to notify the Attorney General’s Office, please call 617-727-8400 or file a consumer complaint online.

It is very important to protect personal information that you own or license from data breaches. You might experience a data breach through intentional hacking or because of human error. Data breaches put you at risk and are costly to businesses and other organizations.

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