TurboTax

Type of breach: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 9, 2007
geo: 
San Diego , CA
United States
California US
Extra Info: 

The location listed is the headquarters of TurboTax's developer Intuit Consumer Tax Group.

Records Breached: 

Unknown

Using TurboTax online to access previous returns, a Nebraska woman was able to access tax returns for other Turbo Tax customers in different parts of the country. The returns contained personal information needed to e-file including bank account numbers with routing digits and Social Security numbers.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Science Applications International Corp. (SAIC)

Type of breach: 
Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 19, 2007
geo: 
Boise , ID
United States
Idaho US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Barrels filled with thousands of sensitive documents including printed copies of e-mail and performance evaluations along with documents marked “internal use only – not for public release” and “for official use only” were found on the curb outside of SAIC's local office.

Source: 
Media

Dai Nippon

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 12, 2007
Extra Info: 

The incident occurred outside of the U.S. and the companies affected were not disclosed.

Records Breached: 

Unknown

A former contract worker of a Japanese commercial printing company stole nearly 9 million pieces of private data on customers from 43 clients, including U.S. companies. The stolen data includes confidential information such as names, addresses and credit card numbers intended for use in direct mailing and other printing services. Customers of U.S.-based American Home Assurance Co. and Toyota Motor were affected.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Speedmark

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 22, 2007
geo: 
Woodlands , TX
United States
Texas US
Records Breached: 

35,000

Thieves stole several computers, one of which contained a database with personally identifying information including names, addresses, e-mail accounts, and Social Security numbers of Speedmark's mystery shopper employees and contractors.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

CTS Tax Service

Type of breach: 
Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 3, 2007
geo: 
Cassopolis , MI
United States
Michigan US
Records Breached: 

800

The computer and hard drive of a tax preparation company were stolen. Data included names, bank account numbers, routing numbers, birthdates, SSNs, and addresses.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

LimeWire

Type of breach: 
Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 26, 2006
geo: 
Denver , CO
United States
Colorado US
Records Breached: 

75

The Denver Police Dept. reports that LimeWire's file-sharing program was exploited to access personal and financial information from approximately 75 different individual and business account names from all over the country. The information, which included tax records, bank account information, online bill paying records and other material, appears to have been stolen directly from computers that were using LimeWire's filesharing software program.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

TechCentral

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 11, 2011
geo: 
Arlington , TX
United States
Texas US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A laptop was stolen from an employee on August 27.  It contained the names, Social Security numbers, and credit card account numbers of some customers.  Notifications were mailed on September 28. 

Source: 
Databreaches.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
Arizona US
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
Minnesota US
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
California US
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

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