Sentry Life Insurance, Department of Labor

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
September 30, 2013
geo: 
Stevens Point , WI
United States
Wisconsin US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Sentry Life Insurnace discovered that several forms sent to the Department of Labor contained an attachments with names, Social Security numbers, and in a few cases, 401k account balances.  The Department of Labor uploaded the forms to a public website before Sentry's discovery.  The discovery was made on July 2 and a letter was sent on July 11 to the Maryland Attorney General's Office on behalf of Sentry.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Denny's

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
September 30, 2013
geo: 
Phoenix , AZ
United States
Arizona US
Records Breached: 

200

Job applications from a Denny's in Phoenix were found in a dumpster behind the Denny's.  The paperwork dated back to August of 2012.  The information included addresses, Social Security numbers, and other information normally found on job applications.  The manager said there was a mistake and that similar paperwork is usually shredded.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

PR Newswire

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 13, 2013
geo: 
New York , NY
United States
New York US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Customer usernames and encrypted passwords were accessed and taken by hackers on or after March 8, 2013.  Hackers may have had access to the news release services of companies that use PR Newswire.  The breach is related to the Adobe hack that was revealed in early October of 2013.  

Source: 
Media

The Fisherman's Restaurant, Radiant Systems

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 23, 2013
geo: 
Fort Worth , TX
United States
Texas US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Radiant Systems accidentally transmitted Fisherman's Restaurant employee information to another Radiant Systems restaurant customer.  The error occurred from May 3, 2013 through September 24, 2013.  Radiant Systems learned of the issue on September 23 and notifications were sent in early October.  Full names, Social Security numbers, dates of birth, gender, marital status and number of dependents, addresses, telephone numbers, and personnel information were exposed.

Source: 
California Attorney General

Yusen Logistics (Americas) Inc.

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 25, 2013
geo: 
Secaucus , NJ
United States
New Jersey US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

An unencrypted laptop was stolen from an employee's vehicle sometime around September 23.  It contained a spreadsheet with payroll deduction information for former and current Yusen Logistics Americas employees.  It contained names, Social Security numbers, addresses, and payroll benefit deduction amounts from the period of July 2013 to September 2013.

Source: 
California Attorney General

Dun & Bradstreet

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 28, 2013
geo: 
Suwanee , GA
United States
Georgia US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A cyber attack occurred during the period between March and April 2013.  Dun & Bradstreet hold information for business marketing and other businesses may have been affected. 

Source: 
California Attorney General

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 30, 2013
geo: 
Atlanta , GA
United States
Georgia US
Records Breached: 

500 (No Social Security numbers or financial information exposed)

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta fired and sued an executive for allegedly taking proprietary information that included patient health information, state license numbers for more than 500 health care providers, and other health care provider information.  The executive announced her resignation on October 16 and on October 18 the Hospital discovered that she had emailed sensitive information to her personal email account.  The executive had planned to leave on December 20 but was fired for exposing the Hospital's sensitive information.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Florida Department of Health

Type of breach: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 30, 2013
geo: 
Orlando , FL
United States
Florida US
Extra Info: 

Those with questions may call (407) 858-1490.

Records Breached: 

2,300

Two former employees used patient records to make lists of names, Social Security numbers, and dates of birth.  The information was created for tax fraud purposes.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

MongoHQ

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 29, 2013
geo: 
Mountain View , CA
United States
California US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

MongoHQ's internal system was compromised.  The system allowed certain administrative users to appear as other users.  MongoHQ reset all employee accounts and will enable devices, email, and internal applications after a credential reset and audit.  

Source: 
Media

Michigan State University

Type of breach: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 25, 2013
geo: 
East Lansing , MI
United States
Michigan US
Extra Info: 

Michigan State University provided a notification herehttp://police.msu.edu/crimealert10202013.asp

Records Breached: 

Unknown

An unauthorized user was able to modify employee banking information.  The breach was discovered on October 18 when two employees reported receiving email confirmations of changes to their direct-deposit designations.  The unauthorized user may have obtained valid payroll credentials by using a phishing attack.  The HR/Payroll systems were taken offline on Friday, October 18 and were expected to become active again on October 21.

Source: 
Media

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