Data Breach Notifications

Entity Information

  • Type of Organization: Education
  • Entity Name: Cornish College of the Arts
  • Street Address: 1000 Lenora Street
  • City: Seattle
  • State, or Country if outside the US: Washington
  • Zip Code: 98121

Submitted By

  • Name: Dominic Paluzzi
  • Title: Attorney
  • Firm name (if different than entity): McDonald Hopkins PLC
  • Telephone Number: 2482201356
  • Email Address:
  • Relationship to entity whose information was compromised: Attorney

Breach Information

  • Total number of persons affected (including residents): 199449
  • Total number of Maine residents affected: 27
  • If the number of Maine residents exceeds 1,000, have the consumer reporting agencies been notified:
  • Date(s) Breach Occured: 06-06-2021 through 06-10-2021
  • Date Breach Discovered: 04-04-2022
  • Description of the Breach:
    • Other
    • If other, please specify: Ransomware
  • 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: 05/06/2022
  • Copy of notice to affected Maine residents: CCA Adult SSN- redacted (10341361x7AB84).pdf
  • Date of any previous (within 12 months) breach notifications: N/a
  • 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: Yes, 12 months through Experian