Data Breach Notifications

Entity Information

  • Type of Organization: Other Commercial
  • Entity Name: HanesBrands Inc.
  • Street Address: 1000 E. Hanes Mill Road
  • City: Winston-Salem
  • State, or Country if outside the US: North Carolina
  • Zip Code: 27105

Submitted By

  • Name: Colleen
  • Title: Brown
  • Firm name (if different than entity): Sidley Austin LLP
  • Telephone Number: (202) 736-8465
  • Email Address:
  • Relationship to entity whose information was compromised: Outside Counsel

Breach Information

  • Total number of persons affected (including residents): Manual review of the impacted personal data, as well as notification to impacted individuals is ongoing. Hanesbrands, Inc. expects to be able to provide an update as to total numbers of impacted individuals and the categories of impacted personal data once the manual review of the impacted personal data is complete in the coming weeks.
  • Total number of Maine residents affected: Approximately 109
  • If the number of Maine residents exceeds 1,000, have the consumer reporting agencies been notified:
  • Date(s) Breach Occured: 05-24-2022
  • Date Breach Discovered: 05-24-2022
  • Description of the Breach:
    • External system breach (hacking)
  • Information Acquired - Name or other personal identifier in combination with: Driver's License Number or Non-Driver Identification Card Number

Notification and Protection Services

  • Type of Notification: Written
  • Date(s) of consumer notification: 08-16-2022
  • Copy of notice to affected Maine residents: EXPERIAN_i2038_Hanesbrands Inc_L01_SAS_2.pdf
  • Date of any previous (within 12 months) breach notifications:
  • Were identity theft protection services offered: Yes
  • If yes, please provide the duration, the provider of the service and a brief description of the service: 24 months, Experian, IdentityWorks