Wood County Hospital


Location

Bowling Green, OH
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 17, 2013
geo: 
Bowling Green, OH
United States
Extra Info: 

Those with questions may call 855-322-6427.

Records Breached: 

2,500 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

The March theft of radiology films resulted in the exposure of patient information.  The films were most likely stolen from the Hospital's storage room in order to be stripped of their silver.  The films contained patient names, medical record numbers, dates of exams, and in some cases, dates of birth.  The thieves posed as recycling subcontractors.  

Source: 
HHS via PHIPrivacy.net

Bon Secours Hampton Roads Health System, Bon Secours Mary Immaculate Hospital


Location

Newport News, VA
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 31, 2013
geo: 
Newport News, VA
United States
Records Breached: 

5,000

An April 2013 audit revealed that a patient's medical record had been accessed in a way that was inconsistent with hospital policy.  A further investigation revealed that two team members of the patient care team had accessed the records of multiple patients in ways that were inconsistent with their job function.  The employees were fired.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Equity Trust Company


Location

Elyria, OH
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 10, 2013
geo: 
Elyria, OH
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

An unauthorized third party accessed Equity Trust Company's computer network.  The breach was discovered at the end of January 2013 and notification letters were sent on April 15.  Equity Trust customers may have had their names, Social Security numbers, addresses, and other information viewed by online intruders.

Source: 
California Attorney General

Gulf Breeze Family Eyecare (Sight and Sun Eyeworks Gulf Breeze)


Location

Gulf Breeze, FL
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 21, 2013
geo: 
Gulf Breeze, FL
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Sight and Sun learned of a patient privacy breach on May 17.  Patient names, Social Security numbers, addresses, medical record numbers, and other personal information may have been exposed.  An employee accessed and copied patients' electronic medical records without legitimate purpose.

UDPATE (06/26/2013): A total of 9,000 patients were affected.  It appears that the records were accessed to target patients for other medical service offerings.

Source: 
Media

Bureau of Automotive Repair (BAR)


Location

Rancho Cordova, CA
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 3, 2013
geo: 
Rancho Cordova, CA
United States
Extra Info: 

Those with questions may call the Consumer Information Center at 1-800-952-5210.

Records Breached: 

Unknown

An unauthorized individual accessed the network of a BAR service provider between May 2012 and March 2013.  The bank routing information of Smog Check stations licensed with the BAR was exposed.  Those who may have had their accounts accessed are encouraged to close their old accounts and open new accounts with new PINs or passwords.

UPDATE (07/11/2013): Approximately 7,500 Smog Check stations had bank account and routing numbers associated with the businesses exposed.

Source: 
California Attorney General

NYC Bike Share, Citibike


Location

New York, NY
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 24, 2013
geo: 
New York, NY
United States
Records Breached: 

1,200

NYC Bike Share discovered that customer credit card numbers, names, and addresses had been posted on a publicly accessible page of its website.  The glitch was corrected after being active between April 15 and late May.  Customers who initially entered their information incorrectly had their information posted online for 24 hours.  The data was cleared every 24 hours between April 15 and late May.

Source: 
Media

US Airways, Advanced Data Processing


Location

Tempe, AZ
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 30, 2013
geo: 
Tempe, AZ
United States
Records Breached: 

40,000

A programming error at Advanced Data Processing (ADP) caused employee names, Social Security numbers, and total taxable W-2 wages for the tax years 2010, 2011, and 2012 to be exposed.  A group of other US Airway employees were able to download the payroll information of their colleagues.  ADP corrected the issue in early May and notified US Airways in early June.

Source: 
Media

Northrop Grunman


Location

Suwanee, GA
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 9, 2013
geo: 
Suwanee, GA
United States
Records Breached: 

70,000

People who were linguists or applied to be linguists within Northrop Grunman Technical Services, inc. Balkans Linguist Support Program may have had their personal information exposed. A database that contained names, Social Security numbers, dates of birth, blood types, contact information, and additionaly types of government-issued identification numbers was accessed by unauthorized parties.  The breach occured sometime between November 2012 and May 2013 and was discovered on July 26.

Source: 
Media

Olson & White Orthodontics


Location

O'Fallon, MO
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 30, 2013
geo: 
O'Fallon, MO
United States
Extra Info: 

Those with questions may call Olson & White at 855-479-9542.

Records Breached: 

10,000

The July 22 office theft of several computers resulted in the exposure of patient health information.  Names, addresses, X-rays, photos, and diagnostic findings were exposed.

UPDATE (09/04/2013): Two desktops were stolen.  Social Security numbers were also exposed.

Source: 
Media

St. Anthony


Location

St. Louis, MO
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
September 3, 2013
geo: 
St. Louis, MO
United States
Extra Info: 

Patients with questions may call 800-524-7262 extension 1575.  

Records Breached: 

2,600 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

The July 29 car burglary of a laptop computer and flash drive resulted in the exposure of patient information.  Patient names, dates of birth, and other information contained in medical records were exposed.

Source: 
Media
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