VUDU

Type of breach: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 9, 2013
geo: 
Santa Clara , CA
United States
California US
Extra Info: 

Those with questions may call 855-968-8838 or email passwordreset@vudu.com.

Records Breached: 

Unknown

A March 24, 2013 VUDU office theft resulted in the exposure of customer information.  Hard drives with customer names, addresses, email addresses, account activity, dates of birth, and encrypted passwords were stolen.  Customers who used their VUDU passwords for other sites should change the passwords on other sides as well.

Source: 
Media

Computer Sciences Corporation

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 3, 2013
geo: 
Raleigh , NC
United States
North Carolina US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A thumb drive with information from the Medicare Exclusion Database was placed on a thumb drive.  The thumb drive was discovered to be missing from the CSC facilities in Raleigh, North Carolina in early March; it had most likely been lost in late February.  The thumb drive contained names, Social Security numbers, federal tax Employer Identification numbers, dates of birth, and other information.

Source: 
California Attorney General

Rollins, Inc.

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 27, 2013
geo: 
Atlanta , GA
United States
Georgia US
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

Goldman Sachs, Bloomberg LP

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 18, 2013
geo: 
New York , NY
United States
New York US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Bloomberg News reporters were able to monitor clients' usage of data terminals leased from Bloomberg LP.  Goldman Sachs is one of the companies that has complained publicly while JP Morgan Chase, the Federal Reserve, and the United States Treasury Department have started investigations. It is unclear how many other organizations may have been affected.  

Source: 
Media

Weather Shield

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 16, 2013
geo: 
Medford , WI
United States
Wisconsin US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A total of 55 current and former Weather Shield employees across the country discovered that someone had stolen their identities and filed fraudulent tax refunds.  Several employees who were victims of identity theft in 2012 discovered that they had been affected again when filing their taxes in April of 2013. It is unclear how the 2012 or 2013 breaches occurred.

Source: 
Media

Institutional Shareholder Services

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 23, 2013
geo: 
Boston , MA
United States
Massachusetts US
Records Breached: 

100 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

An employee of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) shared nonpublic voting data in exchange for $15,000 in concert tickets and $20,000 in meals.  From 2007 through early 2012 an ISS employee provided nonpublic information on how over 100 ISS clients were voting on proxy ballots to a firm that gathers shareholder votes.  ISS will pay The Securities and Exchange Commission $300,000 to settle civil charges and penalties.

Source: 
Media

Tinder

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 24, 2013
geo: 
West Hollywood , CA
United States
California US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Tinder advertises to users that their physical location information is never shown to other users.  An outside engineer discovered an issue with the Tinder app that allowed the locations of users to be available for at least two weeks.  Last known locations, Facebook IDs, dates of birth, gender, and names were available.  

Source: 
Media

NASDAQ.com

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 18, 2013
geo: 
New York , NY
United States
New York US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Hackers were able to steal passwords from a NASDAQ Community forum.  It is likely that only passwords  and non-financial inforimation was stolen.  NASDAQ alerted users to the issue and took the website offline to upgrade its security.  There is concern that the hackers will use the email and password information to send phishing messages and obtain access to various financial accounts.

Source: 
Media

Facebook

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

6,000,000 (No SSNs or financial information involved)

Facebook discovered a bug that may have allowed unauthorized users to view the personal contact information of Facebook users.  The people who could have used the information would have had some kind of connection to them or some kind of contact information, but users may have thought their email and phone numbers were hidden from these connections.  People who used the Download Your Information (DYI) tool may have been able to access the contact information.  The issue was discovered by an external group of security researches involved with the White Hat program.

Source: 
Media

Adobe, Washington Administrative Office of the Courts

Type of breach: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 13, 2013
geo: 
Olympia , WA
United States
Washington US
Records Breached: 

160,000

Up to 160,000 people may have had their information exposed by a breach.  Anyone who was booked into a city or county jail int he state of Washington between September of 2011 and December of 2012 may have had their Social Security number exposed.

Source: 
Media

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