City of Macon Georgia


Under Review: 
No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 10, 2013
geo: 
Macon , GA
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Breach Total Number: 
0
Source: 
Databreaches.net
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Type of breach: 

A computer repair shop bought used computers on govdeals.com in 2011.  The computers were found to have information from city employees when they were removed from storage on January 5.  Social Security numbers, pension information, and other personal information from Macon police officers were on the computers.  Information from local businesses that was used for city purposes was also on the computers.  A total of 39 hard drives, two servers, and two CPUs were purchased and may have contained sensitive information.