Macy's


Location

Lafayette, IN
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 23, 2013
geo: 
Lafayette, IN
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A man guessed or accessed the Social Security numbers of Macy's customers in order to exploit a Macy's policy for the purpose of making fraudulent purchases.  He then created ID cards that paired his picture with the customer information.  A Macy's policy allowed him to charge purchases to the accounts of other Macy's customers by using their Social Security numbers and showing his falsified IDs.  

Source: 
Media

Smartphone Experts


Location

Inverness, FL
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 9, 2013
geo: 
Inverness, FL
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A hacker was able to access the computer system Smartphone Experts used to process online payments on June 13.  Customer names, addresses, credit and debit card account numbers, CVV codes, and payment card experiation dates were accessed.  The credit card information was encrypted, but the hacker may have used a decryption feature within the online payment processing system to access customer information.

UPDATE (09/06/2013): The breach occurred on June 13.  This entry originally listed it as having occurred on July 12.

Source: 
California Attorney General

Denny's


Location

Phoenix, AZ
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
September 30, 2013
geo: 
Phoenix, AZ
United States
Records Breached: 

200

Job applications from a Denny's in Phoenix were found in a dumpster behind the Denny's.  The paperwork dated back to August of 2012.  The information included addresses, Social Security numbers, and other information normally found on job applications.  The manager said there was a mistake and that similar paperwork is usually shredded.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Sears


Location

Hoffman Estates Illinois
3333 Beverly Road
Hoffman Estates, IL
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 28, 2014
geo: 
Hoffman Estates Illinois
3333 Beverly Road
Hoffman Estates, IL
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Sears announced that the Secret Service is investigating Sears Holdings Corporation as a target of a similar security breach that hit Target and Neiman Marcus toward the end of 2013.

Sears spokesperson, Howard Riefs in an emailed statement stated "there have been rumors and reports throughout the retail industry of security incidents at various retailers, and we are actively reviewing our systems to determine if we have been a victim of a breach,” additionally,  “we have found no information based on our review of our systems to date indicating a breach.” said Riefs.

Source: 
Media

Lowe's


Location

North Carolina
1000 Lowe's Boulevard
Mooresville, NC
United States
Phone: 1-704-758-1000
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 19, 2014
geo: 
North Carolina
1000 Lowe's Boulevard
Mooresville, NC
United States
Phone: 1-704-758-1000
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Lowe's, the home improvement store informed current and former drives of Lowe's vehicles that one of their third party vendors who provide a computer system "E-DriverFile" that stores compliance documentation and information related to these current and former employees, was unintentionally backed up to an unsecure computer server that was accessible from the Internet.

The information that was compromised included names, addresses, dates of birth, Social Security numbers, driver's license numbers, Sales IDs and other driving record information.

Source: 
California Attorney General

Dairy Queen


Location

Edina, MN
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 27, 2014
geo: 
Edina, MN
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Dairy Queen has reported a data breach of their POS (Point of Sale) system when malware authorities are calling "Backoff" was found on the system. This same malware authorities are attributing to the Target and Supervalu Inc. data breaches.  Currently the restaurant chain is unclear as to how many stores were affected. 

Dairy Queen operates 6,300 restaurants across the US, many of which are franchisees that are not required to report fraud to Dairy Queens headquarters.

Currently Dairy Queen is working with authorities to uncover the specifics.

Source: 
Media

Grill Parts.com


Location

24 Commercial Parkway
Santa Rosa, CA
United States
Phone: 850-622-9146
Fax: 850-622-9147
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 16, 2015
geo: 
24 Commercial Parkway
Santa Rosa, CA
United States
Phone: 850-622-9146
Fax: 850-622-9147
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Grillparts.com notified customers of a data breach to their website from January 2014 through October 2014.

The information compromised included first and last names, addresses, personal card account numbers, expiration dates, and credit/debit card security codes. It is currently unknown or has not been reported as to the number of people who were affected.

The company is providing the services of Kroll identity theft protection for one year at no cost to those who might have been affected by the breach.

Source: 
California Attorney General

Linens 'n Things


Location

Sterling, VA
United States
39° 0' 22.392" N, 77° 25' 42.9564" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 8, 2006
geo: 
Sterling, VA
United States
Records Breached: 

90

A folder holding about 90 receipts was missing from the store. Receipts included full credit or debit account number and name of the card holder.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Neiman Marcus Group


Location

Dallas, TX
United States
32° 48' 10.638" N, 96° 46' 11.7228" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 25, 2007
geo: 
Dallas, TX
United States
Records Breached: 

160,000

Computer equipment was stolen containing files with sensitive information including name, address, Social Security number, date of birth, period of employment and salary information of retailer Neiman Marcus Group's current and former employees and their spouses.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Anheuser-Busch


Location

St. Louis, MO
United States
38° 38' 49.1676" N, 90° 13' 29.8812" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 29, 2008
geo: 
St. Louis, MO
United States
Extra Info: 

 (800) 913-4502

Records Breached: 

Unknown

A laptop containing personal information of current and former employees, including some from Hampton Roads, was stolen from a St. Louis-area Anheuser-Busch office. Information contained on the computer included employees' Social Security numbers, home addresses and marital status.

Source: 
Dataloss DB
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