Labelmaster (American Labelmark Company)


Location

Chicago, IL
United States
41° 52' 41.2104" N, 87° 37' 47.2728" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 11, 2012
geo: 
Chicago, IL
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A hacker accessed the e-commerce site labelmaster.com.  Customer names, addresses, credit card numbers, and credit card expiration dates were exposed.  

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Evernote


Location

Redwood City, CA
United States
37° 29' 6.774" N, 122° 14' 10.878" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 3, 2013
geo: 
Redwood City, CA
United States
Extra Info: 

Evernote's breach notice can be found here: http://evernote.com/corp/news/password_reset.php.

Records Breached: 

50,000,000 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

A hacker or hackers attacked and may have accessed Evernote's online system. Evernote reset all user passwords as a precaution.  User names, email addresses, and encrypted passwords may have been exposed. 

UPDATE (03/09/2013): A total of 50 million users were told to reset their passwords.

Source: 
Media

Weather Shield


Location

Medford, WI
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 16, 2013
geo: 
Medford, WI
United States
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

Northrop Grunman


Location

Suwanee, GA
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 9, 2013
geo: 
Suwanee, GA
United States
Records Breached: 

70,000

People who were linguists or applied to be linguists within Northrop Grunman Technical Services, inc. Balkans Linguist Support Program may have had their personal information exposed. A database that contained names, Social Security numbers, dates of birth, blood types, contact information, and additionaly types of government-issued identification numbers was accessed by unauthorized parties.  The breach occured sometime between November 2012 and May 2013 and was discovered on July 26.

Source: 
Media

Court Ventures


Location

California Anaheim, CA
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 21, 2013
geo: 
California Anaheim, CA
United States
Records Breached: 

3,100,000

Between October 2010 and December 2012, Court Ventures, a public records aggregator, provided access to US Info Search data to a foreign criminal posing as a legitimate private investigator.

Court Ventures had a contract with US Info Search where customers of Court Ventures had access to US Info Search data which included records on more than 200 million Americans, including individuals' Social Security numbers, dates of birth, and other records.

Source: 
Media

Boston Convention and Exhibition Center


Location

Boston, MA
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
December 12, 2013
geo: 
Boston, MA
United States
Records Breached: 

300

At least seven employees of Boston Convention and Exhibition Center and 300 people who attended conventions during the fall may have been affected by a credit card breach.  It is unclear how the credit card information may have been accessed and the exact dates when customers would have been vulnerable.

Source: 
Media

Forbes.com


Location

New York
90 5th Avenue
New York, NY
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 14, 2014
geo: 
New York
90 5th Avenue
New York, NY
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Forbes.com announced on their Facebook page February 14th, that they had been a target of a data breach by hackers.

They claim that "the email address for anyone registered with Forbes.com has been exposed Please be wary of emails that purport to come from Forbes, as the list of email addresses may be used in phishing attacks.  The passwords were encrypted, but as a precaution, we will strongly encourage Forbes.com readers to change their passwords on our system once we make sign-on available again".

Source: 
Media

McKenna Long & Aldridge


Location

Albany
111 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 26, 2014
geo: 
Albany
111 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY
United States
Records Breached: 

441

McKenna Long & Aldridge (MLA) informed current and former employees of suspicious activity on servers belonging to one of their vendors. Information potentially breached included Federal Wage and Tax Statement Forms W-2, names, addresses, wages, taxes and Social Security numbers, dates of birth, ages, genders, ethnicities, Visa, Passport or Federal Form I9 documents numbers.

The law firm operates 15 offices throughout the United States and one in Korea and the data breach could have affected current and former employees in any of the 14 offices.

Source: 
Maryland Attorney General

Boeing


Location

Seattle, WA
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 11, 2014
geo: 
Seattle, WA
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

"Federal prosecutors have charged the owner of a Chinese aviation firm with trying to steal data about U.S. military aircraft by hacking into the computer networks of Boeing and other U.S. companies, according to a federal complaint unsealed in Los Angeles this week.

Source: 
Media

Apple


Location

Cupertino, CA
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
September 1, 2014
geo: 
Cupertino, CA
United States
Extra Info: 

Apple's iCloud service

Records Breached: 

Unknown

"A few days ago a group calling themselves hackappcom posted a proof of concept script on the popular code repository called Github that would allow for a user to attempt to breach iCloud and access a user account. This script would query iCloud services via the “Find My iPhone” API to guess username and password combinations. The problem here was that apparently Apple was not limiting the number of queries.

Source: 
Media
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