Boston Globe (The New York Times Company) and The Worcester Telegram & Gazette


Under Review: 
No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 31, 2006
geo: 
Boston , MA
United States
Records Breached: 

240,000

Breach Total Number: 
240 000
Source: 
Dataloss DB
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Type of breach: 

Recycled paper used in wrapping newspaper bundles for distribution turned out to contain credit and debit card information along with routing information for personal checks of subscribers.