State of Maryland


Date Breach Made Public: 
April 1, 2009
geo: 
MD
United States
Records Breached: 

8,000

Breach Total Number: 
8 000
Source: 
Dataloss DB
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Type of breach: 

The names, Social Security numbers and other personal information of about 8,000 state employees could be compromised. The potential problem came to light when a torn and empty envelope from the company that manages the state's health savings account program arrived by U.S. mail. The envelope was missing an invoice that contains confidential information.