Data Breach Notifications

Entity Information

  • Type of Organization: Other Government Entity
  • Entity Name: Ohio Lottery
  • Street Address: 30 E. Broad St., Ste. 4023
  • City: Columbus
  • State, or Country if outside the US: United States
  • Zip Code: 43215

Submitted By

  • Name: Blair Dawson
  • Title: Attorney
  • Firm name (if different than entity): McDonald Hopkins PLC
  • Telephone Number: 312.642.6131
  • Email Address:
  • Relationship to entity whose information was compromised: Attorney

Breach Information

  • Total number of persons affected (including residents): 538959
  • Total number of Maine residents affected: 56
  • If the number of Maine residents exceeds 1,000, have the consumer reporting agencies been notified:
  • Date(s) Breach Occured: 12/24/2023
  • Date Breach Discovered: 04/05/2024
  • Description of the Breach:
    • External system breach (hacking)
  • Information Acquired - Name or other personal identifier in combination with: Social Security Number

Notification and Protection Services

  • Type of Notification: Written
  • Date(s) of consumer notification: 05/08/2024
  • Copy of notice to affected Maine residents: Ohio_Lottery_-_General_Notice_Letter_Redacted_33574118v1.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: 12 MONTHS, IDX/ZEROFOX; Credit monitoring and identity theft protection.