The Tech

Under Review: 
No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 7, 2011
San Jose , CA
United States
California US
Records Breached: 

800 (No SSNs or financial information exposed)

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Year of Breach: 
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A hacker broke into three older files on the Museum's computer system.  Member names, email addresses, home addresses and phone numbers were posted on Twitter for a period of time.  People who signed up for membership events in 2006 and nominees for the Museum's tech awards in 2009 were among those affected.