University of Southern California (USC)

Under Review: 
No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 29, 2012
Los Angeles , CA
United States
California US
Records Breached: 


Breach Total Number: 
California Attorney General
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Type of breach: 

A breach in a third-party software system used to process credit card transactions in some USC dining halls, including Ronald Tutor Campus Center, Seeds, the Lab on Figueroa St., and Starbucks on the Health Sciences Campus resulted in the exposure of credit card numbers.  The breach of USC Hospitality most likely occurred from May 21 to June 21, but may have occurred earlier.  Names and contact information were not associated with the credit card numbers.