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Insurer Mapfre Faces Class Actions Over Data Breach

September 13, 2023


Two proposed class actions have been filed in federal court in Massachusetts against Mapfre U.S.A. Corp. and its affiliate Commerce Insurance Co. over a recent data breach that one of the lawsuits contends may have exposed customer data for more than 260,000 individuals.

The suits blame the property/casualty insurer’s online quoting platform for allegedly automatically populating an individual’s driver’s license number and other information for anyone entering a bare minimum of publicly available information about that individual.

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