Bristol-Myers Squibb

Date Breach Made Public: 
July 17, 2008
Jacksonville , FL
United States
Records Breached: 


Breach Total Number: 
42 000
Dataloss DB
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Type of breach: 

A backup computer-data tape containing employees' personal information, including Social Security numbers, was stolen recently. The backup data tape was stolen while being transported from a storage facility. The information on the tapes included names, addresses, dates of birth, Social Security numbers and marital status, and in some cases bank-account information. Data for some employees' family members also were on the tape.