Federal Lawsuit Filed Against Paxton Media Group Over Data Breach
Edward Marlowe reports:
A federal lawsuit has been filed against Paxton Media Group, claiming the company had a cyber attack and massive data breach earlier this year, yet waited three or more months to tell more than 20,000 current and former employees that their private information was hacked — many of whom reside in west Kentucky.
PMG owns more than 100 news outlets nationwide — but locally handles the Paducah Sun, the Kentucky New Era, the Times Leader in Princeton, the Cadiz Record, WPSD Local 6 and several others organizations in west Kentucky.
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