Indalex

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 25, 2011
geo: 
Modesto , CA
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

An abandoned Indalex plant still contained personnel records. Employee names, Social Security numbers, medical records, addresses, and other sensitive information were exposed when scavengers looking for aluminum and other materials ravaged the abandoned plant.  The plant was closed in 2008 and Indalex filed for bankruptcy in 2009.  Indalex received clearance from a bankruptcy court to officially abandon the plant in 2010.  The damage was discovered when 40 workers from the Stanislaus County jail alternative work program cleared the plant. 

Source: 
Databreaches.net

101Domain.com

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 27, 2011
geo: 
Carlsbad , CA
United States
Records Breached: 

10,000

A phishing attack exposed the personal information of users with domain names.  The unauthorized access was discovered by 101domain.com when a vendor contacted them to inform them of a breach that affected multiple vendors, including 101Domain.com. 

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Cabarjal Realty, Inc.

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 27, 2011
geo: 
Waco , TX
United States
Records Breached: 

625 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

A hacker named Kahuna posted three data dumps from the realty company.  The names, email addresses, rental addresses, and payment information for approximately 625 renters were revealed.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Sawicki and Phelps

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 18, 2011
geo: 
Minneapolis , MN
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

  Detailed medical information was discovered on the back of a drawing from a student of Hale Elementary.  An attorney from Sawicki and Phelps donated the firm's old paper to her child's school. A local news team contacted the school after discovering the incident and additional pieces of paper were collected and stored in a secure location.  The number of people affected was not revealed.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

www.podiatry.com, PRESENT e-Learning Systems

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 4, 2011
geo: 
Boca Raton , FL
United States
Records Breached: 

382 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

The names, email addresses, and affiliations of certain people who registered with PRESENT e-Learning Systems' Podiatry program were posted online at Pastebin.com.  An additional 86 people had their names and mailing addresses posted on Pastie.org after registering for a podiatry online tutoring course.  A hacker called "Teku" claimed responsibility.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

TechCentral

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 11, 2011
geo: 
Arlington , TX
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A laptop was stolen from an employee on August 27.  It contained the names, Social Security numbers, and credit card account numbers of some customers.  Notifications were mailed on September 28. 

Source: 
Databreaches.net

St. Joseph Medical Center, Baxter, Baker, Sidle, Conn & Jones

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 11, 2011
geo: 
Towson , MD
United States
Records Breached: 

161

A Baltimore law firm called Baxter, Baker, Sidle, Conn and Jones lost a hard drive with patient records.  It contained patient names, Social Security numbers, medical records, addresses, dates of birth, and insurance information.  The law firm was using the medical records of patients who were suing a cardiologist at St. Joseph Medical Center.  The hard drive was lost by an employee during travel on August 4.  Patients were informed in early October.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

PSEG

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 20, 2011
geo: 
Newark , NJ
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

The September 25 home theft of an employee's laptop resulted in the exposure of PSEG employee information.  Names, Social Security numbers and other personnel information were exposed. 

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Eaton Group

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 27, 2011
geo: 
Baton Rouge , LA
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A local news team was alerted to a group of scattered documents near a lake and an interstate.  Most of the documents were labeled with an "Eaton Group" stamp.  The owner of the law group and collection service was not sure how the documents came to be exposed rather than properly disposed of.  The court case documents exposed names, Social Security numbers, addresses, bank statements, bank account numbers, Mastercard account numbers, and other sensitive information.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

VeriSign Inc.

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 2, 2012
geo: 
Reston , VA
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

VeriSign was hacked repeatedly in 2010. The hackers stole undisclosed information.  VeriSign is responsible for the integrity of web addresses ending in.com, .net, and .gov. If hackers were able to obtain certain information, it is possible that .com, .net, and .gov websites could be imitated more easily.  Hackers may be able to direct people to faked website and intercept email from federal employees or corporate executives using the .gov addresses.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

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