Apple


Location

Cupertino, CA
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 19, 2013
geo: 
Cupertino, CA
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Apple detected malware on employee computers.  A small number of employee computers had been affected after their users went to a website for software developers.  Facebook, Microsoft, and Twitter experienced the same breach around the same time.

Source: 
Media

National Institute of Aerospace, National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)


Location

Hampton, VA
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 21, 2013
geo: 
Hampton, VA
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A Chinese national who worked as a contractor for the National Institute of Aerospace had access to NASA's Langley Research Center.  He was caught boarding a plane with two external hard drives, two laptops, a memory stick, and an SIM card on March 16.  He originally did not reveal the second laptop, hard drive, and SIM card when detained.  The information he was attempting to steal was not revealed.  

Source: 
Media

Tennis Express, American Express


Location

Houston, TX
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 1, 2013
geo: 
Houston, TX
United States
Records Breached: 

Unkown

A hacker or hackers accessed Tennis Expresses computer network on or around December 19, 2012.  The breach was discovered in mid-February of 2013.  The issue was caused by a vulnerability in a third party vendor program.  Names, addresses, credit card numbers, verification value, and expiration dates may have been exposed.

Source: 
California Attorney General

Arizona Counseling and Treatment Services (ACTS), Cenpatico Behavioral Health of Arizona


Location

Yuma, AZ
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 17, 2013
geo: 
Yuma, AZ
United States
Records Breached: 

3,000 (No SSNs reported)

The home theft of any employee's laptop and external drive resulted in the exposure of patient information.  The theft occurred sometime between March 18 and March 25; other items were stolen besides the laptop and hard drive.  Neither the laptop nor the hard drive were encrypted. Patients who visited either Cenpatico or its contractor ATS between 2011 and 2013 may have had their names, dates of birth, and treatment plans exposed.

UPDATE (04/17/2013): More than 3,000 patients were affected by the breach.

Source: 
Media

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' National Inventory of Dams


Location

Washington, DC
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 1, 2013
geo: 
Washington, DC
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Users of the National Inventory of Dams received notification that their information was reset after a hack may have compromised usernames and passwords.  Hackers obtained non-public information of around 8,100 major dams in the United States by breaching the database.  The information included dam vulnerabilities and could be used by cyber terrorists.  

Source: 
Media

Mid America Health


Location

Greenwood, IN
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 28, 2013
geo: 
Greenwood, IN
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

The theft of a laptop resulted in the exposure of patient information.  Names, Social Security numbers, dates of birth, residential facility names, and digital oral x-ray images may have been exposed.  Specific details of the case are being withheld until the breach investigation has concluded.  

The location of the breach is listed as the corporate headquarters of MAH.  Those with questions or concerns may contact the MAH Compliance Department at 1-855-224-0004.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Louisiana State University (LSU) Health Shreveport, Siemens Healthcare


Location

Shreveport, LA
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 17, 2013
geo: 
Shreveport, LA
United States
Extra Info: 

Those with questions may call (888) 824-0379 or (318) 675-7550.

Records Breached: 

8,330 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

A computer data entry error resulted in a mailing error that exposed patient information.  The names and treatment information of certain patients were mistakenly mailed to other patients.  No Social Security numbers, dates of birth, or financial account numbers were exposed.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

DENT Neurological Institute


Location

Buffalo, NY
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 21, 2013
geo: 
Buffalo, NY
United States
Records Breached: 

10,000 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

DENT Neurological Institute accidentally emailed the private information of more than 10,000 patients.  No sensitive medical files or Social Security numbers were involved.

Source: 
Media

Lucile Packard Children's Hospital


Location

Palo Alto, CA
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 12, 2013
geo: 
Palo Alto, CA
United States
Extra Info: 

A press release from Lucile Packard can be found here: http://www.lpch.org/aboutus/news/releases/2013/patient-notification.html.

Records Breached: 

12,900 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

Between May 2 and May 8, a non-functional laptop computer was stolen from a secured area of the hospital.  The laptop was password protected and contained names, ages, medical record numbers, telephone numbers, scheduled surgical procedures, and names of physicians involved in procedures between 2009 and 2012.  

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Millimaki Eggert, LLP


Location

San Diego, CA
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 27, 2013
geo: 
San Diego, CA
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

The April 27 office burglary of two password-protected laptops resulted in the exposure of sensitive client information.  Names, Social Security numbers, and addresses may have been involved.  

Source: 
California Attorney General
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