General Cable Corporation

Under Review: 
No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 19, 2007
Marshall , TX
United States
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Dataloss DB
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An employee used the wrong email distribution list and sent an email to several unauthorized employees on November 1. The email included names and Social Security numbers of current and former employees, as well as third-party vendors. At least 19 Massachusetts residents and four residents of other states were affected, but the total number of affected individuals nationwide was not revealed.