LexisNexis, Onyx Collections and Locators Services Inc.


Under Review: 
No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 8, 2011
geo: 
Boca Raton , FL
United States

Onyx Collections and Locators Services Inc. is located in Atlanta, Georgia.

Records Breached: 

74

Breach Total Number: 
74
Source: 
Databreaches.net
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Type of breach: 

Sensitive information was exposed by a breach at Onyx Collections.  Someone connected to Onyx Collections was misusing Onyx Collections' search account to access the personal information of people.  LexisNexis discovered the problem after conducting an audit of Onyx Collections. From September 10, 2009 through March 2, 2011, Onyx Collections had access to names, addresses, dates of birth, driver's license numbers and Social Security numbers of at least 74 people from New Hampshire.  The total number of people affected nationwide has not been revealed.