General Motors Co.


Under Review: 
No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 3, 2012
geo: 
Detroit , MI
United States
Records Breached: 

883

Breach Total Number: 
883
Source: 
Dataloss DB
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Type of breach: 

It was determined that an employee who retired in May copied two electronic spreadsheets with names and Social Security numbers of active and retired GM workers.  The file was found on the former employee's computer.  It is unclear if the information was misused or if the former employee acted with malicious intent.