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The UPS Store

Type of breach: 
Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 14, 2018
Geographic Location Information: 
United States
US
Records Breached: 
2,395

Information on this security breach is provided by the Office of the Indiana Attorney General

Exactis

Type of breach: 
Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 3, 2018
Geographic Location Information: 
Palm Coast , FL
United States
Florida US
Records Breached: 
340,000,000

According to Wired, "Exactis, a data broker based in Palm Coast, Florida, had exposed a database that contained close to 340 million individual records on a publicly accessible server. The haul comprises close to 2 terabytes of data that appears to include personal information on hundreds of millions of American adults, as well as millions of businesses.

Nuance Communications

Type of breach: 
Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 12, 2018
Geographic Location Information: 
CA
United States
California US
Records Breached: 
45,000

Bank Info Security reports:

Nuance Communications, which specializes in speech recognition software, says an unauthorized third party accessed one of its medical transcription platforms, exposing 45,000 individuals' records.

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PageUp

Type of breach: 
Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 12, 2018
Geographic Location Information: 
Australia
AU
Records Breached: 
2,000,000

TechRadar reports:

PageUp, an Australia-based software company, has revealed that its IT systems were breached in late May of this year, potentially compromising the personal data of over two million customers worldwide.

MyHeritage

Type of breach: 
Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 4, 2018
Geographic Location Information: 
Israel
IL
Records Breached: 
92,283,900

According to MyHeritage's statement, published on June 4, 2018:

Black Phoenix, Inc

Type of breach: 
Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 17, 2018
Geographic Location Information: 
CA
United States
California US
Records Breached: 
500
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Bombas, LLC

Type of breach: 
Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 18, 2018
Geographic Location Information: 
CA
United States
California US
Records Breached: 
41,000

Bombas sells socks online using an outside vendor to develop and manage their website and a third party e-commerce platform for purchases. Malware in the code of the e-commerce platform was identified and initially removed from their website on January 15, 2015, and then finally removed on February 9, 2015.

Walker Advertising, LLC

Type of breach: 
Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 12, 2018
Geographic Location Information: 
CA
United States
California US
Records Breached: 
0

Two senior Walker employees' corporate email accounts were hacked between Jan 29, 2018 and Feb 22, 2018. At least one account was used to send phishing emails to solicit individuals to respond with access credentials to Walker's electronic information system. An investigation determined that personal information was exposed as a result of the attacks. Information included names, social security numbers, driver's license numbers, medical information and health insurance information.

W. W. Grainger, Inc.

Type of breach: 
Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 20, 2018
Geographic Location Information: 
CA
United States
California US
Records Breached: 
0

On April 10, 2018, Grainger as notified by [24]7.ai that [24]7.ai was involved in a cyber incident, during which time, credit card information of those conducting business with certain [24]7.ai clients, including Grainger, may have been accessed. Customers who used guest check out and manually entered credit card information on Grainger.com or its app were potentially affected. Information includes credit card numbers, security codes, card expiration dates, names and addresses.