University of South Carolina

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 4, 2011
geo: 
Sumter , SC
United States
South Carolina US
Records Breached: 

31,000

A computer security problem may have exposed the information of faculty, staff, retirees and students on eight University system campuses. Social Security numbers and other private information could end up on the internet.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Central Piedmont Community College

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 7, 2008
geo: 
Charlotte , NC
United States
North Carolina US
Records Breached: 

3,437

An employee reported unauthorized credit card charges. An investigation revealed that a part-time employee had used the employee's password and accessed personal information.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Murray State University

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 25, 2008
geo: 
Murray , KY
United States
Kentucky US
Records Breached: 

260

The personal information of students and professionals who attended Murray State was found online. Names, Social Security numbers, dates of birth and other personal information had been posted in a publicly accessible report titled "2000-2001 State Admissions Report." It seems someone manipulated the Excel file to reveal confidential information. The report should have been posted as a PDF. The information was pulled from the website and affected individuals were contacted shortly after Murray was notified of the breach.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Tulane University

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 18, 2011
geo: 
New Orleans , LA
United States
Louisiana US
Records Breached: 

10,000

A University issued laptop was stolen from an employee's car on December 29. The laptop was used to process 2010 tax records for employees, students and others who will receive a 2010 W-2. The information included names, Social Security numbers, salary information and addresses.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Omaha School Employees Retirement System

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 15, 2011
geo: 
Omaha , NE
United States
Nebraska US
Records Breached: 

4,300

A breach of Omaha School Employees Retirement System's website was discovered on December 21. The incident occurred because of an attempt to access administrator log-in information. The hacker or hackers may have obtained a database with names, Social Security numbers, dates of birth, years of service and beneficiary information of current and former Omaha Public Schools employees. The website was shut down within two hours of the discovery.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Franklin University

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 7, 2008
geo: 
Columbus , OH
United States
Ohio US
Records Breached: 

6,440

A file with student and alumni information was accidentally placed on a publicly accessible web server. The information included names, Social Security numbers, term and class information, email addresses and Franklin University ID numbers.  The file was removed from the web server.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

University of Connecticut, HuskyDirect.com

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 11, 2011
geo: 
Storrs , CT
United States
Connecticut US
Records Breached: 

18,059

Customers who used their credit cards on UConn's Huskydirect.com sports gear website may have had their personal information exposed in a data security breach. A hacker was able to access the Huskydirect.com customer database and may have viewed billing information with names, addresses, telephone numbers, credit card numbers, expiration dates, security codes and email addresses. The Huskydirect.com database is run by an outside vendor. People who made purchases offline are not at risk.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Watertown Public Schools

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
December 20, 2007
geo: 
Watertown , MA
United States
Massachusetts US
Records Breached: 

400

A laptop owned by Watertown was stolen from the vehicle of the Director or Personnel of Watertown Public Schools on December 18. There is a possibility that the laptop contained employee information. Employee names, Social Security numbers, addresses and other payroll information may have been exposed.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Affiliated Physicians Group (APG)

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 20, 2007
geo: 
Foxborough , MA
United States
Massachusetts US
Records Breached: 

53

On October 20, a briefcase was stolen from the vehicle of a physician. The briefcase contained patient encounter forms with names, addresses, Social Security numbers, telephone numbers and insurance information.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Armstrong Atlantic State University

Type of breach: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
December 31, 2010
geo: 
Savannah , GA
United States
Georgia US
Extra Info: 

Affected individuals may call (912) 344-3529.

Records Breached: 

Unknown

A portable hard drive was stolen from the nursing department in early October.  It contained the Social Security numbers of several hundred alumni.  

Source: 
Databreaches.net

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