MCI


Under Review: 
No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 5, 2005
geo: 
Colorado Springs , CO
United States
Records Breached: 

16,500

Breach Total Number: 
16 500
Source: 
Dataloss DB
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Type of breach: 

A laptop containing names and Social Security numbers of current and former employees was stolen from the car trunk of an MCI financial analyst.  An MCI spokesperson stated that MCI would continue its policy of allowing laptops to be taken home by employees and will evaluate new security technologies.