Mercedes-Benz of Walnut Creek

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Date Breach Made Public: 
February 25, 2013
Walnut Creek , CA
United States
California US
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California Attorney General
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A February 7 or 8 office burglary at Mercedes-Benz of Walnut Creek resulted in the exposure of customer information.  Locked file cabinets that contained customer deal files were burglarized and customer files were taken from the Service Department.  The theft was discovered on the morning of February 8 and immediately reported.  Customer names, Social Security numbers, addresses, credit reports, driver's license information, insurance information, and credit card numbers may have been exposed.