Boeing, Co


Location

Chicago, IL
United States
41° 52' 41.2104" N, 87° 37' 47.2728" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 15, 2006
geo: 
Chicago, IL
United States
Records Breached: 

762

A laptop was stolen from an employee's home on or around November 6.  The laptop contained salary planning files from 2002 that had Social Security numbers, names, driver's licenses and state identification numbers.  Credit and debit card numbers, security codes and passwords for financial accounts may have also been exposed.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Commonwealth Business Media


Location

Newark, NJ
United States
40° 44' 8.3652" N, 74° 10' 20.5212" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 27, 2007
geo: 
Newark, NJ
United States
Records Breached: 

145

An employee accidentally attached a spreadsheet to an email that was sent to other employees. The spreadsheet had the names, Social Security numbers and other personnel information of each of the people it was emailed to.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Invitrogen


Location

Carlsbad, CA
United States
33° 9' 29.1348" N, 117° 21' 2.1384" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 29, 2008
geo: 
Carlsbad, CA
United States
Records Breached: 

1,004

A company laptop was stolen from an employee during a household burglary at the end of December. The laptop was stored in a safe and it is unlikely that the thieves were able to open the safe. Current and former employees may have had their names, Social Security numbers and addresses exposed. At least 1,004 Maryland residents were affected, but the total number of affected people nationwide was not revealed.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Affiliated Computer Services (ACS)


Location

Columbus, OH
United States
39° 57' 40.2336" N, 82° 59' 55.6584" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 15, 2011
geo: 
Columbus, OH
United States
Records Breached: 

8,000 (Unknown number of SSNs)

ACS handles the state of Ohio's automated system for paying and tracking child care providers.  An ACS mistake meant that over 8,000 providers were mailed letters with Social Security numbers visible from the outside of the envelope.  Some of the providers were childcare centers and only had ID numbers revealed; smaller providers who had their Social Security numbers as IDs face a greater risk.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Broward County School Board, Private Medical Practices


Location

FL
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 8, 2011
geo: 
FL
United States
Extra Info: 

People in multiple areas of Broward County Florida were affected.

Records Breached: 

Unknown

Two former employees from different private medical practice offices were charged with providing confidential patient information to other members of an identity theft and fraud ring.  Both of these people participated in the identity theft and fraud ring from early 2009 until February 2, 2011.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Denver Players, Denver Sugar


Location

Denver, CO
United States
39° 44' 20.9544" N, 104° 59' 4.9308" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 8, 2011
geo: 
Denver, CO
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Hundreds of documents were stolen from the home of the former owner of the escort services.  A computer and a large container of files were stolen during the Monday, June 6 burglary.  The files contained the names and numbers of clientele as well as appointment logs, schedule books and credit card receipts.  Some of the clients used fake names and some had high profile status.  Denver Players and Denver Sugar had previously been exposed as prostitution operations.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Law Office of Ashley Bell, Department of Family and Children Services, Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA)


Locations

Gainsville, FL
United States
29° 39' 5.8824" N, 82° 19' 29.3736" W
Gainesville, FL
United States
29° 39' 5.8824" N, 82° 19' 29.3736" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 16, 2011
geo: 
Gainesville, FL
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Sensitive client files were found in a newspaper recycling bin at The Gainesville Times.  The files were related to the physical and sexual abuse of juveniles and client Social Security and phone numbers were exposed.  The breach may have been caused by a college intern who disposed of the files inappropriately.  Some files were as recent as 2009, but all cases were closed.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Pearl River Resort


Location

Neshoba, MS
United States
32° 48' 20.5776" N, 89° 10' 14.16" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
December 22, 2011
geo: 
Neshoba, MS
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A possible breach in the security systems used for processing credit card transactions is being investigated.  There is no information on the type of breach or how many customers may have been affected.  The cause of the breach is also unknown.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

SegMark Solutions


Location

Fairfield, CT
United States
41° 8' 27.0096" N, 73° 15' 40.5432" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 31, 2012
geo: 
Fairfield, CT
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A former employee was able to access the Segmark Solutions computer system.  It is unclear if the former employee guessed passwords, used passwords that had not been changed, or used some other method to access the computer system.  He then used credit card information in the system to make fraudulent purchases. Damages caused a total of $7,000.  The former employee was caught after a six-month investigation and charged with second degree computer crime and illegal use of credit cards.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Vote Sex!


Location

IL
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 6, 2012
geo: 
IL
United States
Extra Info: 

No city was listed for this breach.

Records Breached: 

35,959 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

A hacker or hackers posted 35,959 usernames, email addresses, and passwords online.

Source: 
Dataloss DB
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