Trilegiant Corporation

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
December 14, 2011
geo: 
Stamford , CT
United States
Connecticut US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A call center employee who worked for a Trilegiant vendor used his phone to take pictures of customer names and credit or debit card numbers.  The dishonest employee was seen doing this at least once, but no misuse of customer information had been reported as of December 14, 2011.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Amsterdam Hospitality Group

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 4, 2011
geo: 
New York , NY
United States
New York US
Records Breached: 

237

An auditor for the Amsterdam Hospitality Group sold credit card information to another man for identity theft purposes. As an employee for the Amsterdam Hospitality Group, the auditor had access to the credit card account information and identifying information of people who stayed at a number of Manhattan hotels.  It is unclear which hotels were affected. Over $840,000 in fraudulent credit card purchases were made with the stolen information.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Top of the Line Marketing

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 3, 2011
geo: 
Rockville , MD
United States
Maryland US
Records Breached: 

1,200

Between the summer of 2010 and February of 2011, a dishonest employee of Top of the Line Marketing passed along names, Social Security numbers, and dates of birth for the purpose of identity theft.  A police raid uncovered 42 debit cards and a list of 1,200 Maryland residents that had been distributed by the dishonest employee. Some of the information had been used to collect unemployment benefits on prepaid Visa cards.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Milk Inc.

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 16, 2012
geo: 
San Francisco , CA
United States
California US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

An employee of another company discovered a security issue in Oink.  Oink is a "rate everything" application from mobile application developer Milk Inc.  The security issue allowed anyone to download personal information of another Oink user by entering another person's username.  Folders with associated email addresses, photos, and other user site information may have been exposed. Oink shutdown and the employees of Milk Inc. joined Google for a new project shortly after the issue was discovered.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Fun Publications, Transformers Club

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 28, 2012
geo: 
Fort Worth , TX
United States
Texas US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

People who were members of the Transformers Club run by Fun Publications became aware that their credit card information had been compromised. Fun Publications conducted an investigation and determined that their e-commerce database had been compromised sometime around January 31.  Members were encouraged to monitor their credit cards closely and to consider replacing any cards that were used with Fun Publications for event registration, club store purchases, or other purchases.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Solitude Mountain Resort

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 14, 2012
geo: 
Salt Lake City , UT
United States
Utah US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Hackers stole credit card information during an attack on Solitude Mountain's credit card system.  The breach was short-lived and a small, but undisclosed number of people saw fraudulent charges on their credit cards.  Anyone who used a credit card at Solitude during the week of February 7 should check their statements for unusual activity.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Employ Bridge (Staffing Solutions), Tempo Real Estate Corporation

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 9, 2012
geo: 
Atlanta , GA
United States
Georgia US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Thousands of personal documents were found in a recycling dumpster.  The documents likely contained employment information such as full names, addresses, phone numbers, email addresses, and work histories. They were taken from an office in Alpharetta without the company's knowledge or permission.  A landlord with Temp Real Estate Corporation sent a cleaning crew to clean out the office after incorrectly believing Employ Bridge's lease had expired. 

Source: 
Media

Wisconsin Chiefs of Police Association

Type of breach: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 8, 2012
geo: 
WI
United States
Wisconsin US
Extra Info: 

No location is listed.  Members from across Wisconsin were affected.  The contact information city is listed as Shawano, Wisconsin.

Records Breached: 

540 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

Three hackers posted an administrative login and password on a public website. A fourth hacker released three logins and password combinations and 540 email addresses. The fourth hacker did not work with the other three hackers, but posted the information on the same day.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Dallas Police Department

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 8, 2012
geo: 
Dallas , TX
United States
Texas US
Records Breached: 

23 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

Hackers targeted the Dallas Police Department in response to an officer being placed on leave after crashing his vehicle while intoxicated.  A total of 21 full names with employee ID numbers and hire dates, as well as 23 user IDs, email addresses, and passwords were posted online by the hackers.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Cardinal Fitness

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 9, 2012
geo: 
Indianapolis , IN
United States
Indiana US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Receipts, credit card numbers, addresses, phone numbers, and other information were found in an easily accessible dumpster that sat outside the closed fitness center.  A local news station was contacted and followed up on the story.  The dumpster was removed, but it is unclear if the documents were properly disposed. The news story received attention from the attorney general's office and Cardinal Fitness may now face a fine of up to $305,000 for dumping the information.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

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