Minnesota Department of Public Safety Driver and Vehicle Services

Under Review: 
No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 27, 2012
St. Paul , MN
United States
Minnesota US
Records Breached: 

3,700 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

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

An internal audit revealed that an employee at an unnamed Minnesota car dealership allowed an unauthorized friend to use his login information.  The login information provided access to a vehicle database for processing consumer sales.  Consumer vehicle identification numbers, names, addresses, and dates of birth may have been exposed.  The employee's friend worked at a vehicle repossession company and may have allowed additional individuals to use the login credentials.  The employee who revealed his login information may face criminal charges.