Iberdola USA, Central Maine Power


Location

Augusta, ME
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 16, 2013
geo: 
Augusta, ME
United States
Records Breached: 

5,100 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

A hack of Iberdrola USA's recruitment website may have exposed the information of anyone who applied for a job at Central Maine Power or any of its sister companies since January 2007.  Rochester Gas and Electric Corp and New York State Electric and Gas Corp. were also affected.

Source: 
Media

Weather Shield


Location

Medford, WI
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 16, 2013
geo: 
Medford, WI
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A total of 55 current and former Weather Shield employees across the country discovered that someone had stolen their identities and filed fraudulent tax refunds.  Several employees who were victims of identity theft in 2012 discovered that they had been affected again when filing their taxes in April of 2013. It is unclear how the 2012 or 2013 breaches occurred.

Source: 
Media

University of Massachusetts - Amherst


Location

Amherst, MA
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 5, 2013
geo: 
Amherst, MA
United States
Records Breached: 

1,700

The information of almost 1,700 clients of the Center for Language, Speech, and Hearing may have been exposed.  A computer workstation was found to be infected by a malicious software program.  Client Social Security numbers, addresses, names of health insurers, and primary health care or referring doctors may have been accessible because the computer was compromised.

Source: 
Media

Fayetteville Veterans Affairs Medical Center


Location

Fayetteville, NC
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 14, 2013
geo: 
Fayetteville, NC
United States
Records Breached: 

1,093

Optical shop consultation reports were placed in a publicly accessible recycling bin over a period of three months rather than properly disposed.  The documents contained names, Social Security numbers, addresses, dates of birth, and prescriptions.  The issue was discovered on April 17 and most likely started in January of 2013.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Baptist Health South Florida, West Kendall Baptist Hospital


Location

Miami, FL
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 25, 2013
geo: 
Miami, FL
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

An employee of West Kendall Baptist Hospital sold patient information to a man who used the information to file fraudulent tax returns.  Patients may have had their names, Social Security numbers, and dates of birth exposed.  The man who purchased and used the information was sentenced to 31 months in federal prison after pleading guilty to possessing 15 or more Social Security numbers.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center


Location

Los Angeles, CA
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 13, 2013
geo: 
Los Angeles, CA
United States
Records Breached: 

14 (No Social Security numbers or financial information reported)

Five medical workers were fired for their role in a hacking effort that targeted a celebrity.  A total of 14 patient records were breached between June 18 and June 24.  The employees misused the Hospital's information system to access patient records for curiousity or media purposes.  A volunteer also participated and was barred from working at the Hospital.

Source: 
Media

Fairfax County Public Schools


Location

Falls Church, VA
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 29, 2013
geo: 
Falls Church, VA
United States
Extra Info: 

Brookfield, Fairfax Villa, and Navy elementary schools were affected.  Lanier and Rocky Run middle schools were affected. Chantilly High School and Chantilly Academy were also affected.

Records Breached: 

2,000 (No Social Security numbers or financial information reported)

The July 15 theft of a laptop resulted in the exposure of student information.  The laptop was stolen from the car of a school nurse and contained school, health and other confidential information.  Student names, school identification numbers, allergies, and other medical conditions were on a spreadsheet on the health-department-issued laptop.

Source: 
Media

South Central Los Angeles Regional Center


Location

Los Angeles, CA
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 31, 2013
geo: 
Los Angeles, CA
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

The July 6 theft of an employee's vehicle resulted in the exposure of client information.  The stolen car contained an Ipad with client names and UCI numbers.  

Source: 
California Attorney General

Hope Community Resources (HCR)


Location

Anchorage, AK
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 21, 2013
geo: 
Anchorage, AK
United States
Records Breached: 

3,700 (No Social Security numbers or financial information reported)

The health information of disabled patients was accidnetally released in an email on the night of August 19.  A survey was sent via email to supporters of HCR. The email also contained names, dates of birth, guardians and parents, addresses, and other patient information.

Source: 
Media

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
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