AT&T

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 21, 2011
geo: 
Dallas , TX
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Some of AT&T's customers experienced coordinated hacking attacks. The hackers were trying to gain customer account information and appear to have used "auto script" technology to determine if AT&T telephone numbers were linked to online AT&T accounts.  Fewer than 1% of customers were affected.  No accounts were successfully breached.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Law Office of Ashley Bell, Department of Family and Children Services, Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA)

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 16, 2011
geo: 
Gainesville , FL
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Sensitive client files were found in a newspaper recycling bin at The Gainesville Times.  The files were related to the physical and sexual abuse of juveniles and client Social Security and phone numbers were exposed.  The breach may have been caused by a college intern who disposed of the files inappropriately.  Some files were as recent as 2009, but all cases were closed.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

TRICARE Management Activity (formerly Civilian Health and Medical Program of the Uniformed Services, CHAMPUS), Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC)

Type of breach: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
September 30, 2011
geo: 
Extra Info: 

SAIC may be contacted at (855) 366-0140 for domestic calls and (952) 556-8312 for international calls.  SAIC's website is http://www.saic.com/

Records Breached: 

5,117,799

The car theft of backup tapes resulted in the exposure of protected health information from patients of military hospitals and clinics.  Uniformed Service members, retirees and their families were affected.

Source: 
Media

Allianceforbiz.com, ShoWorks, Inc.

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 24, 2011
geo: 
Spokane , WA
United States
Records Breached: 

20,000 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

A hacker accessed a database of sensitive customer information.  An Excel spreadsheet with usernames, passwords, email addresses, company names, and other types of personal or business information of 20,000 people was posted online on August 22. No credit cards were accessed and the website was closed until all passwords were changed.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

United States Steel and Carnegie Pension Fund, Benefits Administration Services

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
September 23, 2011
geo: 
New York , NY
United States
Records Breached: 

4,000

A CD with the names, Social Security numbers and dates of birth of U.S. Steel Mining retirees and dependents was lost in the mail.  Benefits Administration Services (BAS) mailed the CD in August, but it was not received.  BAS is still working with the U.S. Postal service to recover the CD.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Medassets Inc., Saint Barnabas Health Care System, Cook County Health and Hospitals (CCHHS)

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
September 19, 2011
geo: 
Alpharetta , GA
United States
Records Breached: 

82,265 (around 3500 SSNs involved)

An external computer hard drive was stolen from a MedAsset employee's car on June 24.  MedAsset provides administrative and business services to medical centers.  The hard drive contained the personal information of patients who were being considered for governmental benefits at six Saint Barnabas acute care hospitals and patient information from Cook County Health and Hospitals System in Chicago.  Patient names, medical center account numbers, medical record numbers, dates of birth, medical center charges, amount paid, health insurance information and discharge dates were exposed.

Source: 
HHS via PHIPrivacy.net

Energy Federation, Inc.

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 11, 2011
geo: 
Westborough , MA
United States
Records Breached: 

20

Two malware pieces were discovered on Energy Federation's server on July 12.  They appear to have been inserted on July 7 and July 10.  The purpose of the malware was to collect information on the server. Customer names, credit card numbers and expiration dates, and contact information could have been exposed.  At least 20 New Hampshire residents were affected by the breach, but the total number of affected customers nationwide was not revealed.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

SilverPop

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 2, 2011
geo: 
Atlanta , GA
United States
Records Breached: 

884 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

A laptop that contained information related to SilverPop's Health and Welfare Plan was stolen on April 15.  Affected individuals may have had their protected health information exposed.

Source: 
HHS via PHIPrivacy.net

Sky Harbor PHX

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 14, 2011
geo: 
Phoenix , AZ
United States
Records Breached: 

10

At least 10 TSA employees who worked at the same terminal had their financial information stolen when they used their credit or debit cards at a compromised machine.  Investigators are unsure of the scope of the breach.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Diversified Resources Inc.

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 14, 2011
geo: 
Waycross , GA
United States
Records Breached: 

863 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

The theft of a laptop on or around August 11, 2011 resulted in the exposure of protected health information.

Source: 
HHS via PHIPrivacy.net

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