Claire's Stores

Under Review: 
No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 26, 2012
Hoffman Estates , IL
United States
Illinois US
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Dataloss DB
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A CD-ROM disk with IRS W-2 information for Claire's employees was discovered missing from a designated human resources-only area.  Claire employee Social Security numbers, 2011 salary, and other W-2 information were on the disk. A total of 150 New Hampshire residents were notified of the breach, but the total number of affected individuals nationwide was not revealed.