T-Mobile USA Inc.


Date Breach Made Public: 
October 14, 2006
geo: 
Bellvue , WA
United States
Records Breached: 

43,000 current and former employees

Breach Total Number: 
43 000
Source: 
Dataloss DB
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Type of breach: 

A laptop computer holding personally identifiable information of approximately 43,000 current and former T-Mobile employees disappeared from a T-Mobile employee's checked luggage. T-Mobile has reportedly sent letters to all those affected. The data are believed to include names, addresses, SSNs, dates of birth and compensation information.