Carnival Cruise settlement

Albuquerque, NM (KKOB) —New Mexico joined an investigation with 45 other states after a hacker broke into the Carnival Cruise Line company’s system and accessed names, addresses, passport numbers, and other personal information. The New Mexico Attorney General’s office, reports that Carnival first became aware of suspicious email activity in late May of 2019, about 10 months before Carnival reported the breach. A multistate investigation followed, which focused on Carnival’s email security practices and compliance with state breach notification statutes. 626 New Mexicans were affected by the breach, and he state will receive more than $11,000 in settlement money.