Infragard

Type of breach: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 4, 2011
geo: 
Atlanta , GA
United States
Extra Info: 

The Atlanta chapter of Infragard was affected.

Records Breached: 

180 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

The hacking group known as LulzSec published 180 usernames, hashed passwords, plain text passwords, names and email addresses from the organization.  Infragard is a non-profit that attempts to serve as an interface between the private sector, individuals and the FBI.  LulzSec targeted the organization because of its connection to the FBI.

UPDATE (6/24/2011): Infragard Connecticut may have also been breached during June.  Lulz Security (LulzSec) claims to have the information for over 1,000 accounts.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

SilverPop

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 2, 2011
geo: 
Atlanta , GA
United States
Records Breached: 

884 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

A laptop that contained information related to SilverPop's Health and Welfare Plan was stolen on April 15.  Affected individuals may have had their protected health information exposed.

Source: 
HHS via PHIPrivacy.net

Sky Harbor PHX

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 14, 2011
geo: 
Phoenix , AZ
United States
Records Breached: 

10

At least 10 TSA employees who worked at the same terminal had their financial information stolen when they used their credit or debit cards at a compromised machine.  Investigators are unsure of the scope of the breach.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Psychiatric Times

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 15, 2011
geo: 
Minneapolis , MN
United States
Records Breached: 

1,400 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

Users who responded to a survey on ethical dilemmas may have had their names and email addresses exposed for approximately 16 hours.  The survey results were posted on the Psychiatry Times website on June 7th.  The website post contained a link to the responses to the survey questions.  This somehow provided enough information for the names and emails or respondents to be determined.  The link was deleted and the survey was disabled shortly after the discovery.  Users were notified of the error on June 10.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

The Tech

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 7, 2011
geo: 
San Jose , CA
United States
Records Breached: 

800 (No SSNs or financial information exposed)

A hacker broke into three older files on the Museum's computer system.  Member names, email addresses, home addresses and phone numbers were posted on Twitter for a period of time.  People who signed up for membership events in 2006 and nominees for the Museum's tech awards in 2009 were among those affected.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Universal Music

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 8, 2011
geo: 
Universal City , CA
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

An attack by the hacktivist group Anonymous resulted in the exposure of user names, and passwords.  Anyone who signed up on the Universal Music website in order to receive updates about musicians was affected. Anonymous hacked the website as part of its AntiSec campaign, the goal of which is to expose weak spots in the internet security of governments and large businesses.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Kiplinger Washington Editors Inc.

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 8, 2011
geo: 
Washington , DC
United States
Records Breached: 

142,000

A computer breach was discovered on June 25.  Hackers may have obtained encrypted customer credit card numbers, user names and passwords.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Cahaba Government Benefit Administrators LLC

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 3, 2011
geo: 
Birmingham , AL
United States
Records Breached: 

13,412 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

On April 11, 2011, someone discovered that sensitive paper records had been disclosed to outside parties or accessed without authorization.  Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) uses Cahaba for administration of Medicare fee-for-service programs.

Source: 
HHS via PHIPrivacy.net

Lockheed Martin

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 27, 2011
geo: 
Bethesda , MD
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Lockheed Martin experienced a "significant and tenacious attack."  Lockheed's security team quickly detected the intrusion and updated security.  No customer, program or employee data was compromised, but the attack did cause unspecified damage.  A breach at RSA may have led to the Lockheed Martin breach since Lockheed Martin was using RSA's security product or products.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Merlin Information Services

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 4, 2011
geo: 
Kalispell , MT
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

One of Merlin's customers had their login information compromised.  Merlin detected inappropriate search activity on March 22, 2011.  Someone without authorization was able to access Merlin's databases for 21 hours.  Names, addresses, phone numbers and Social Security numbers were exposed.  Merlin began sending notification letters on April 11, 2011.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

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