Tinder

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 24, 2013
geo: 
West Hollywood , CA
United States
California US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Tinder advertises to users that their physical location information is never shown to other users.  An outside engineer discovered an issue with the Tinder app that allowed the locations of users to be available for at least two weeks.  Last known locations, Facebook IDs, dates of birth, gender, and names were available.  

Source: 
Media

Iberdola USA, Central Maine Power

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 16, 2013
geo: 
Augusta , ME
United States
Maine US
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

Linode.com

Type of breach: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 8, 2013
geo: 
Galloway , NJ
United States
New Jersey US
Extra Info: 

This notice appeared on Linode's website on April 16, 2013: https://blog.linode.com/2013/04/16/security-incident-update/

Those with questions may email support@linode.com.

Records Breached: 

Unknown

Hackers exploited an Adobe vulnerability and used it to access Linode Manager web servers.  One of Linode's web servers, parts of their source code, and their database were accessed.  No other components of the Linode infrastructure were accessed by the hackers.  Encrypted customer credit card numbers and passwords were obtained.  The group HTP claimed responsibility for the hack. 

Source: 
Media

Name.com

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 8, 2013
geo: 
Denver , CO
United States
Colorado US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Hackers accessed Name.com servers and may have obtained usernames, email addresses, passwords, and credit card account information.  Customer passwords and credit card information were encrypted.  Customers were notified of the breach and received an email asking them to reset their passwords.

Source: 
Media

Reputations.com

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 2, 2013
geo: 
Redwood , CA
United States
California US
Records Breached: 

Unknowm

Reputation.com experienced a hack that exposed customer names, email addresses, mailing addresses, date of birth, and employment information. Additionally, some customers had their encrypted passwords stolen.  Reputation.com immediately reset all customer passwords after learning about the breach.  Customers are encouraged to change their passwords on other sites if they reused their Reputation.com password.

Source: 
Media

Hostgator

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 23, 2013
geo: 
Houston , TX
United States
Texas US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

An employee was found to have installed backdoors on more than 2,700 company servers.  The issue was discovered the day after the dishonest employee was dismissed.  He worked for Hostgator from September 2011 to February 15, 2012. The dishonest employee was arrested and charged with breach of computer security.

Source: 
Media

LivingSocial

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 26, 2013
geo: 
Washington , DC
United States
District Of Columbia US
Records Breached: 

29 million (no SSNs or financial information reported)

As many as 50 million LivingSocial members may have had their names, email addresses, dates of birth, and encrypted passwords exposed by a cyber attack.  Customer credit card information was not compromised.  Customers were encouraged to change their passwords on any other sites on which they used the same or similar passwords.

UPDATE (05/03/2013): As many as 50 million acounts may have been affected.  It is estimated that 29 million people used LivingSocial and many had multiple accounts.

Source: 
Media

VUDU

Type of breach: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 9, 2013
geo: 
Santa Clara , CA
United States
California US
Extra Info: 

Those with questions may call 855-968-8838 or email passwordreset@vudu.com.

Records Breached: 

Unknown

A March 24, 2013 VUDU office theft resulted in the exposure of customer information.  Hard drives with customer names, addresses, email addresses, account activity, dates of birth, and encrypted passwords were stolen.  Customers who used their VUDU passwords for other sites should change the passwords on other sides as well.

Source: 
Media

Computer Sciences Corporation

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 3, 2013
geo: 
Raleigh , NC
United States
North Carolina US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A thumb drive with information from the Medicare Exclusion Database was placed on a thumb drive.  The thumb drive was discovered to be missing from the CSC facilities in Raleigh, North Carolina in early March; it had most likely been lost in late February.  The thumb drive contained names, Social Security numbers, federal tax Employer Identification numbers, dates of birth, and other information.

Source: 
California Attorney General

Rollins, Inc.

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 27, 2013
geo: 
Atlanta , GA
United States
Georgia US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

An administrative error caused a mailing distribution to contain the Social Security numbers of some people.  Rollins learned of the issue on March 12.  The Rollins TODAY quarterly issue mailed during the week of March 4 contained Social Security numbers within a number sequence on the mailing label.

Source: 
California Attorney General

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