InterContinental Mark Hopkins San Francisco

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
September 3, 2013
geo: 
San Francisco , CA
United States
California US
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

Creative Banner Assemblies

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
September 2, 2013
geo: 
Minneapolis , MN
United States
Minnesota US
Records Breached: 

232

A website breach that occurred on June 1 and was discovered on July 22 resulted in the exposure of customer informaiton.  Names, addresses, phone numbers, unencrypted credit card information, and other information stored on temporary data files may have been accessed due to malicious code on the website.

Source: 
Media

Pierce County Housing Authority

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
September 10, 2013
geo: 
Tacoma , WA
United States
Washington US
Records Breached: 

979

A human error resulted in the exposure of client information.  A client found a file with Social Security numbers on the website.  The site was shut down while the file was removed.  It is unclear how long the information was available and the error was caused by a former employee. 

Source: 
Media

PR Newswire

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 13, 2013
geo: 
New York , NY
United States
New York US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Customer usernames and encrypted passwords were accessed and taken by hackers on or after March 8, 2013.  Hackers may have had access to the news release services of companies that use PR Newswire.  The breach is related to the Adobe hack that was revealed in early October of 2013.  

Source: 
Media

Court Ventures

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 21, 2013
geo: 
California Anaheim , CA
United States
California US
Records Breached: 

3,100,000

 

Between October 2010 and December 2012, Court Ventures, a public records aggregator, provided access to US Info Search data to a foreign criminal posing as a legitimate private investigator.

Court Ventures had a contract with US Info Search where customers of Court Ventures had access to US Info Search data which included records on more than 200 million Americans, including individuals' Social Security numbers, dates of birth, and other records.

Source: 
Media

Comcast Phone

Type of breach: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 3, 2013
geo: 
Bay Area , CA
United States
California US
Records Breached: 

74,000

The California Public Utilities Commission launched an investigation into the unauthorized disclosure and publication of Comcast subscribers' unlisted names, telephone numbers and addresses to determine whether Comcast violated the laws, rules, and regulations of California.

UPDATE (8/25/2014): An evidentiary hearing has been scheduled in this case for September 2014 to investigate whether or not Comcast broke the law.

 

Source: 
Government Agency

MongoHQ

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 29, 2013
geo: 
Mountain View , CA
United States
California US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

MongoHQ's internal system was compromised.  The system allowed certain administrative users to appear as other users.  MongoHQ reset all employee accounts and will enable devices, email, and internal applications after a credential reset and audit.  

Source: 
Media

NBC Sports Group

Type of breach: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 25, 2013
geo: 
Stamford , CT
United States
Connecticut US
Extra Info: 

Those with questions may call (203) 356-2720.

Records Breached: 

Unknown

The August 24 theft of two laptops resulted in the exposure of personal information.  The laptops were stolen in Northern California and it is unclear whether employees, clients, or general consumers were affected.  Names, Social Security numbers, driver's licence numbers, and dates of birth were exposed.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Datapak Services Corporation

Type of breach: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 17, 2013
geo: 
Howell , MI
United States
Michigan US
Extra Info: 

Those with questions may call (855) 398-6434

Records Breached: 

Unknown

Datapak Services discovered that its online systems had been infected by malware since March 5, 2013.  Customer names, addresses, payment card numbers, expiration dates, and CVV codes may have been accessed by an unauthorized party. 

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Petrochem Insulation, ASRC Energy Services

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 10, 2013
geo: 
San Francisco , CA
United States
California US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

The July 18 theft of a laptop from an employee's car resulted in the exposure of employee information.  The laptop contained personnel spreadsheets with employee names, Social Security numbers, and employee identification numbers.

Source: 
Media

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