China East

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 21, 2012
geo: 
Wauwatosa , WI
United States
Wisconsin US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A dishonest employee was caught with a backpack full of customer financial information.  A resident reported the employee when he saw someone checking his mail for packages.  Police investigated and were able to uncover fraudulent activity.  At least 10 purchases were made with customer debit and credit cards between January and February.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Rite Aid Corporation

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
September 27, 2012
geo: 
Camp Hill , PA
United States
Pennsylvania US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A customer using RiteAid's mobile app to check a prescription noticed that he was able to access the names, addresses, and prescription records of other customers.  The customer was able to identify some of the problems by using his computer science background.  He noticed there was no secure login tied to web service calls made from the smartphone application.  The customer was able to correspond with several RiteAid representatives and RiteAid began to address some of the security concerns.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Planet Smoothie

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 6, 2012
geo: 
Atlanta , GA
United States
Georgia US
Records Breached: 

130

A dishonest employee used a skimming device to copy customer credit and debit card information.  The former employee was arrested for stealing and misusing the customer payment information.  The fraudulent activity occurred throughout 2011.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Hydrogen Software

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 8, 2012
geo: 
Columbia , MT
United States
Montana US
Records Breached: 

201 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

A hacker or hackers accessed and posted online information.  A total of 201 usernames and hashed passwords were exposed.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

T-Mobile

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 16, 2012
geo: 
Bellevue , WA
United States
Washington US
Records Breached: 

44 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

A hacker or hackers accessed and posted online information.  A total of 44 employee names, email addresses, phone numbers, and passwords were exposed.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

PlaySpan

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 10, 2012
geo: 
Foster City , CA
United States
California US
Records Breached: 

100,000 (No SSNs or financial information exposed)

A hacker or hackers accessed PlaySpans computer system.  User IDs, encrypted passwords, and email addresses of online players were exposed.  Users are advised to immediately change their passwords and also any similar passwords for other logins associated with compromised email addresses. PlaySpan Marketplace may have also been affected and could be linked to user financial information.

Source: 
Media

Barnes & Noble

Type of breach: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 24, 2012
geo: 
New York , NY
United States
New York US
Extra Info: 

Concerned customers may call 1-888-471-7809 or visit www.barnesandnobleinc.com

Records Breached: 

Unknown

PIN pad devices used to process credit and debit card information in stores were compromised.  The breach was discovered around September 14 during maintenance and inspection of the devices.  Anyone who used a credit or debit card at a Barnes & Noble may have been affected by a sophisticated criminal effort to steal that information.  Names, payment card account numbers, and PINs may have been exposed.  Barnes & Noble removed all PIN pads. Fewer than 1% of the inspected PIN pads had been affected.

Source: 
California Attorney General

L&D Chinese Buffet

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 25, 2012
geo: 
Butte , MT
United States
Montana US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Two dishonest employees misused customer credit card information to make more than $26,000 in fraudulent purchases.  The two men face a maximum of 10 years in prison and a $50,000 fine for each of six counts of deceptive practices. The men were arrested on July 29.  

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Stethescope.com

Type of breach: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 29, 2013
geo: 
Natick , MA
United States
Massachusetts US
Extra Info: 

Those with questions may call (877) 288-8057.

Records Breached: 

Unknown

A hacker accessed the webserver used to host stethoscope.com on December 3.  The breach was discovered in mid-December during routine server maintenance.  Customer names, addresses, email addresses, and credit card information such as numbers, expiration dates, and security codes may have been exposed.

Source: 
California Attorney General

McDonald's

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
September 12, 2011
geo: 
Monticello , MN
United States
Minnesota US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A minor working at a McDonald's drive-thru repeatedly used a skimming device to obtain the credit card numbers of customers.  The dishonest employee swiped credit cards in the skimmer as customers paid for their meals throughout July and August.  The credit card information was then used by identity thieves to create duplicate cards with false names.  Investigators are actively looking for more victims.  Those who may have been affected should call the Sheriff's Office (763) 682-7733.

Source: 
Media

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