Pfizer Inc

Type of breach: 
Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 7, 2008
geo: 
New York , NY
United States
New York US
Records Breached: 

800

A laptop was stolen by a burglar from the home of a contractor who helps arrange planning travel and meetings for Pfizer. Information on the laptop included names, credit card numbers and, in some instances, credit card expiration dates, various addresses and phone numbers, hotel loyalty program numbers and other information. It did not appear that any Social Security numbers or PIN codes were exposed.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Harley-Davidson, Inc. (HOG)

Type of breach: 
Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 4, 2008
geo: 
Milwaukee , WI
United States
Wisconsin US
Records Breached: 

60,000

A laptop computer containing certain HOG members' personal information was determined to be missing from their facilities. The personal information stored on the computer included names, addresses, credit card numbers, their expiration dates, and driver's license numbers.

Source: 
Media

Okemo Mountain Resort

Type of breach: 
Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 1, 2008
geo: 
Ludlow , VT
United States
Vermont US
Extra Info: 

(866) 756-5366

Records Breached: 

28,168

The Ludlow ski area announced that its computer network was breached by an intruder who gained access to credit card data including cardholder names, account numbers and expiration dates.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Agilent Technologies

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 22, 2008
geo: 
Santa Clara , CA
United States
California US
Records Breached: 

51,000

A laptop containing sensitive and unencrypted personal data on current and former employees of Agilent Technologies was stolen from the car of an Agilent vendor. The data includes employee names, Social Security numbers, home addresses and details of stock options and other stock-related awards. Agilent blamed the San Jose vendor, Stock & Option Solutions, for failing to scramble or otherwise safeguard the data - in violation of the contracted agreement.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Battelle & Battelle LLC

Type of breach: 
Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Date Breach Made Public: 
December 1, 2007
geo: 
Oakwood , OH
United States
Ohio US
Extra Info: 

Other organizations: Community Blood Bank, Ohio Masonic Home

Records Breached: 

600

A laptop was stolen from a Battelle & Battelle LLC employee's vehicle.  The laptop contained information on an audit of the Community Blood Center's 401K plan as well as information on the employees of Springfield-based Ohio Masonic Home.  The stolen laptop needs multiple levels of authentication in order to access the sensitive data, according to a representative of Battelle.  Masonic Home officials report 600 of its employees were affected.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

HBDirect.com

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 8, 2010
geo: 
Waterbury Center , VT
United States
Vermont US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A security breach resulted in the possibility that hackers accessed customer names, addresses, credit card information, email addresses and phone numbers. Customers who used the site between December 1, 2009 and February 10th, 2010 may have been affected.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

collective2.com

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 1, 2010
geo: 
Tenafly , NJ
United States
New Jersey US
Records Breached: 

25,000

Users of the do-it-yourself trading site collective2.com received an “urgent” e-mail notifying them that the company's computer database had been breached by a hacker and that all users should log in to change their passwords immediately. That e-mail stated that the information accessed by the hacker included names, e-mail addresses, passwords and credit card information.

Source: 
Media

Lookout Services

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
December 11, 2009
geo: 
Bellaire , TX
United States
Texas US
Records Breached: 

500

The state of Minnesota has directed all of its agencies to stop using a Texas company state officials hired to verify the identities of new employees. A state official told MPR News that it is notifying some 500 employees that their personal data -- including names, dates of birth and Social Security numbers -- may have been accessible on the company's Web site. For more than three months, state agencies have used Lookout Services of Bellaire, Texas, to verify that new hires are authorized to work in the United States.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

ACORN

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 24, 2009
geo: 
San Diego , CA
United States
California US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Documents that contained personnel information were accidentally thrown away in a dumpster. San Diego staff members were doing an office clean-up in preparation for a major 10-station phone bank program being set up in their offices; it appears that included in the piles of garbage being thrown out there were some documents containing private information.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

ChoicePoint

Type of breach: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 20, 2009
geo: 
Alpharetta , GA
United States
Georgia US
Records Breached: 

14,023

ChoicePoint has been fined $275,000 by the U.S. Federal Trade Commission for a data breach that exposed personal information of 13,750 people last year. In April 2008, ChoicePoint turned off a key electronic security tool that it used to monitor access to one of its databases and failed to notice the problem for four months, according to an FTC statement. During that period, unauthorized searches were conducted for 30 days on a ChoicePoint database that

Source: 
Dataloss DB

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