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No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 16, 2006
San Ramon , CA
United States

Total employees affected is unclear. Nearly half of Chevron's 59,000 workers are from North America, but it is not known if that number includes employees from Canada.

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Dataloss DB
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Chevron informed its U.S. workers on Aug. 14 that a laptop was stolen from an employee of an independent public accounting firm who was auditing its benefits plans. The theft apparently occurred Aug. 5. Files contained SSNs and sensitive information related to health and disability plans.