State Department of Labor and Industries, Washington State Employees Credit Union, Court of Appeals

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Date Breach Made Public: 
December 1, 2010
Tacoma , WA
United States
Washington US
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Confidential paper files from at least three tenants of the state-owned Rhodes Building were found in an unsecured recycling bin. Some documents included names, Social Security numbers, checking account information, health information and dates of birth. A news report claimed the documents numbered in the dozens. Representatives for some of the organizations claimed that the files were supposed to be shredded.