Mooresville's Dry Cleaning Station

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 5, 2009
geo: 
Mooresville , NC
United States
North Carolina US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A Mooresville dry cleaner skipped town, taking her clients' clothes and credit card numbers with her.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

SRA International

Type of breach: 
Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 3, 2009
geo: 
Fairfax , VA
United States
Virginia US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Malicious software may have allowed hackers to get access to data maintained by SRA, including employee names, addresses, Social Security numbers, dates of birth and healthcare provider information.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Southern Satellite

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 2, 2009
geo: 
Orange City , FL
United States
Florida US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Hundreds of folders containing names, addresses, Social Security numbers and credit card information were found in a dumpster.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Citi Habitats

Type of breach: 
Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 27, 2009
geo: 
New York , NY
United States
New York US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

During a refurbishing of their office, paper that should have been shredded was improperly placed as trash. Information found blowing in the street included bank statements, 401k statements, credit reports, tax returns, driver's licenses, names, phone numbers and Social Security numbers.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Monster.com

Type of breach: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 23, 2009
geo: 
Maynard , MA
United States
Massachusetts US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Their database was illegally accessed and user IDs, passwords, names, e-mail addresses, birth dates, gender, ethnicity, and in some cases, users' states of residence were stolen.

Source: 
Media

Occidental Petroleum Corporation

Type of breach: 
Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 14, 2009
geo: 
Dallas , TX
United States
Texas US
Extra Info: 

(800) 733-0085

Records Breached: 

Unknown

A former employee emailed himself (to personal email account) a spreadsheet of employee names, addresses, empolyee identification numbers, birth dates, starting dates, retirement dates and Social Security numbers.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Google

Type of breach: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 7, 2009
geo: 
Mountain View , CA
United States
California US
Records Breached: 

(Not added to total. It does not appear that SSNs or financial account numbers were exposed.)

Google contacted some of its users to let them know about a situation that affected its Google Docs users. They believe the problem affected less than 0.05% of all documents. Google identified and fixed a bug where a small percentage of users shared some of their documents inadvertently. The bug occurred when the document owner, or a collaborator with sharing rights, selected multiple documents and presentations from the documents list and then

Source: 
Media

Sprint

Type of breach: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 11, 2009
geo: 
Overland Park , KS
United States
Kansas US
Extra Info: 

(800) 300-6868

Records Breached: 

Unknown (It does not appear that SSNs or financial account numbers were exposed.)

Sprint is warning several thousand customers that a former employee sold or otherwise provided their account data without permission. It appears this employee may have provided customer information to a third party in violation of Sprint policy and state law. They have terminated this employee. The information that may have been compromised includes name, address, wireless phone number, Sprint account number, security question answer, and the name of the authorized point of contact for account.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

AT&T

Type of breach: 
Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 8, 2009
geo: 
Chicago , IL
United States
Illinois US
Records Breached: 

2,100

A temporary employee for AT&T was arrested today on charges she stole personal information on 2,100 co-workers and then pocketed more than $70,000 by taking out short-term payday loans in the names of 130 of them.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Blackbaud Inc.

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 17, 2009
geo: 
Charleston , SC
United States
South Carolina US
Records Breached: 

84,000

A computer that was stolen from a car in Charleston, SC, last year contained personal financial information on 84,000 University of North Dakota donors. The missing laptop belonged to Daniel Island-based software giant Blackbaud Inc., which stressed that all of the information was password-protected and encrypted.

Source: 
Media

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