Under Review: 
No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 12, 2008
New York , NY
United States
New York US

(866) 274-3891

Records Breached: 

13,000 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

Breach Total Number: 
Dataloss DB
Year of Breach: 
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Type of breach: 

About 13,000 employees at Pfizer Inc., including about 5,000 from Connecticut, had their personal information compromised when a company laptop and flash drive were stolen. No Social Security numbers were on the laptop, but names, home addresses, home telephone numbers, employee ID numbers, positions and salaries were possibly compromised. Other information possibly lost included the department employees worked in, the Pfizer site where the employees worked, the name of employees' managers and descriptions of their jobs.