Walz and Associates Law Firm


Location

Albuquerque, NM
United States
35° 6' 38.5308" N, 106° 36' 35.9676" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 28, 2013
geo: 
Albuquerque, NM
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A concerned citizen found hundreds of documents in a recycling center and notified a local news team.  The documents included criminal histories, depositions, medical records, personal phone numbers, and addresses.  Most were from the 1990's.  Most or all of the information did not need to be shredded because it was considered public record.  The local news team contacted a director from the solid waste division and the documents were removed for shredding.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Rollins, Inc.


Location

Atlanta, GA
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 27, 2013
geo: 
Atlanta, GA
United States
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

TJG, Inc., Target Marketing


Location

Ashland, VA
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 29, 2013
geo: 
Ashland, VA
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

The Target Marketing website was accessed by unauthorized parties on May 14.  People who used debit or credit cards on the online e-commerce platform may have had their names, email addresses, payment card numbers, expiration dates, and CVV codes accessed.

UPDATE (05/29/2013): Shumsky in Dayton, Ohio was also affected. Shumsky customers may have had their names, addresses, email addresses, credit/debit card numbers, payment card expiration dates, and CVV codes accessed.

Source: 
California Attorney General

InterContinental Mark Hopkins San Francisco


Location

San Francisco, CA
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
September 3, 2013
geo: 
San Francisco, CA
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A July 4 burglary resulted in the exposure of guest information.  The names, addresses, email addresses, phone numbers, and credit and debit card numbers of guests were on a computer hard drive that was stolen.  The hotel learned of the possibility of a breach of guest data on July 14 and alerted guests around August 8.

Source: 
Media

CorporateCarOnline.com


Location

Kirkwood, MO
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 4, 2013
geo: 
Kirkwood, MO
United States
Records Breached: 

850,000

Hackers stole and stored information online related to customers who used limousine and other ground transportation.  The online information included plain text archives of credit card numbers, expiration dates, names, and addresses.  Many of the customers were wealthy and used credit cards that would be attractive to identity thieves.

Source: 
Media

Skype breach


Location

Redmond
One Microsoft Way
Redmond, WA
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 1, 2014
geo: 
Redmond
One Microsoft Way
Redmond, WA
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

On January 1st, the Syrian Electronic Army is reportedly taking credit for hacking into user accounts on Skype. The amount of users affected is unknown. Reportedly, the hackers infiltrated a users account and monitors the activity and sells the data.

Source: 
Media

Statista


Location

New York
45 Broadway, Suite 710
New York, NY
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 10, 2014
geo: 
New York
45 Broadway, Suite 710
New York, NY
United States
Records Breached: 

50,000

Online statistics portal, Statista, notified customers of a data breach that occurred with their system. The breach was noticed when the company internally started receiving spam emails. The company investigated and approximately 50,000 of its customers username and password combination were compromised.

The company has not said whether or not the breach goes beyond access to username and passwords, but at present, this seems to be all that has been affected.

Source: 
Media

LexisNexis


Location

Dayton, OH
United States
39° 45' 32.2128" N, 84° 11' 29.7852" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 10, 2005
geo: 
Dayton, OH
United States
Records Breached: 

310000

Unauthorized individuals used IDs and passwords of legitimate customers to obtain consumers' Social Security numbers, driver's license numbers, and names and addresses. Most of the breaches were at the company's subsidiary Seisint Inc., based in Florida.

UPDATE (4/12/05) An internal investigation at LexisNexis has uncovered evidence that an additional 280,000 records may have been involved in this breach, increasing the total from 30,000 to 310,000.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Verizon Communications


Location

New York, NY
United States
40° 42' 51.3684" N, 74° 0' 21.5028" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 8, 2006
geo: 
New York, NY
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Two laptops containing employees' personal information including Social Security numbers were stolen.  Verizon is offering affected employees free use of a credit monitoring service.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Cablevision Systems Corp., ACS, FedEx


Location

Bethpage, NY
United States
40° 44' 39.3576" N, 73° 28' 55.4484" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 25, 2006
geo: 
Bethpage, NY
United States
Extra Info: 

Additional locations: Dallas, TX, Connecticut, New Jersey and New York

Records Breached: 

13,700 current and former employees

A tape en route to the company's 401(k) plan record-keeper ACS was lost when shipped by FedEx to Dallas, TX. No customer data was on the tape.

Source: 
Dataloss DB
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