University of Missouri, Coventry Health Care

Under Review: 
No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 24, 2011
Columbia , MO
United States
Records Breached: 

750 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

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A Coventry Health Care computer malfunction caused the names of University of Missouri health insurance program participants to be aligned with incorrect mailing addresses.  Names, member numbers and birth dates were on mailed documents like benefits statements, health services letters and new ID cards.  The erroneous mail was sent out to employees between January 6 and 10.  An employee notified the University on or around January 14.