Missouri Credit Union


Location

Columbia, MO
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 28, 2013
geo: 
Columbia, MO
United States
Records Breached: 

39,000

A file with customer information was accidentally published on Missouri Credit Union's website on August 5.  The names, Social Security numbers, account numbers, teller and call in passwords, and addresses of Missouri Credit Union members were accessed.  The file was accessed 10 times before the issue was discovered and it was taken off of the website.

Source: 
Media

North Texas Comprehensive Spine and Pain Center


Location

Sherman, TX
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
September 5, 2013
geo: 
Sherman, TX
United States
Records Breached: 

3,000

A former employee stole an external hard drive that contained the medical information of patients.  There has been no evidence that the information on the hard drive was improperly used.

UPDATE (09/15/2013): Close to 3,000 patients were notified of the potential breach. Names, Social Security numbers, dates of birth, addresses, and diagnoses were exposed.

Source: 
Media

Washington Inventory Service


Location

Merriam, KS
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 28, 2013
geo: 
Merriam, KS
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A box of hundred of employee records was found in a publicly accessible recycling dumpster.  The box was later recovered by an employee, but the records were still left behind.  

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Minnesota Counties Insurance Trust


Location

St. Paul, MN
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 9, 2013
geo: 
St. Paul, MN
United States
Records Breached: 

3,000 (No Social Security numbers or financial information reported)

An employee working as a child support officer is accused of making more than 4,000 queries without legitimate cause in a driver and vehicle services database between 2010 and 2011.  Photographs, addresses, and driving records may have been exposed.

Source: 
Media

Monterey County Department of Social Services


Location

Salinas, CA
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 11, 2013
geo: 
Salinas, CA
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A Monterey County computer was compromised during the evening of March 17.  It was connected to the California State Network and contained the information of individuals who received public assistance benefits through Monterey County Department of Social Services between 2002 and 2009.  First and last names, Social Security numbers, addresses, phone numbers, and dates of birth were exposed.  

Source: 
Media

Long Island Rail Road


Location

Long Island, NY
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 18, 2013
geo: 
Long Island, NY
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Ticket vending machines associated with Long Island Rail Road were discovered to have been compromised.  Customers who used their debit and credit cards at the machines may have had their information recorded and used to create fraudulent payment cards.  Tiny cameras were placed on the machines and hidden in thin black strips.  A total of seven machines in Bayside, Garden City, Great Neck, Greenvale, and Merillon Avenue were compromised.

Source: 
Media

Sentry Life Insurance, Department of Labor


Location

Stevens Point, WI
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
September 30, 2013
geo: 
Stevens Point, WI
United States
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

North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services


Location

Raleigh, NC
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 8, 2013
geo: 
Raleigh, NC
United States
Records Breached: 

1,300 (No Social Security numbers or financial information was involved)

Over 1,300 people who received payment from state hospitals had their information exposed online.  Names, addresses, payment dates, name of facilities that made the payments, and dollar amounts paid were posted on North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services' transparency website "NC OpenBook."  The error was discovered when an individual complained.  The information had been available for years.

Source: 
Media

Hospital for Special Surgery


Location

New York, NY
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 15, 2013
geo: 
New York, NY
United States
Records Breached: 

537 (No Social Security numbers or financial information reported)

A March 19 breach may have resulted in the exposure of patient information.  The breach may have involved the theft of computer equipment, the unauthorized access of information on a computer, and/or paper records.

Source: 
HHS via PHIPrivacy.net

Schuylkill Health System


Location

Pottsville, PA
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 8, 2013
geo: 
Pottsville, PA
United States
Records Breached: 

2,810 (No Social Security numbers or financial information reported)

The August 7 theft of a laptop resulted in the exposure of patient information.  

Source: 
HHS via PHIPrivacy.net
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