Dominion Resources Inc.

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 21, 2014
geo: 
6th FL P.O. Box 26532
Richmond , VA
United States
Virginia US
Records Breached: 

1,700

Personal information of more than 1,700 people at Dominion Resources Inc. were compromised when unauthorized parties hacked the employee wellness plan. The hacker gained access via a subcontractor's system, StayWell Health Management LLC who runs Dominions "Well on Your Way" program which includes a health screening, to gain the information hacked.

The hacking actually occurred at a vendor Stay Well uses, Onsite Health Diagnostics, based in Irvine, Texas, that provideds the sign-up mechanism for "Well on Your Way's" health-screening appointments.

Source: 
Media

Vice.com

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 22, 2014
geo: 
Brooklyn , NY
United States
New York US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Reportedly a "Russian hacker group known as W0rm tweeted, along with screenshots, that it had hacked popular news, arts and culture site Vice.com and The Wall Street Journal website, and would sell each stolen database for Bitcoin."

The company has communicated that a hacker was able to access a list of Vice.com CMS users. This list included email addresses and hashed passwords. The company communicated that they since have patched the vulnerablity.

Source: 
Media

Imhoff & Associates, PC

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 26, 2014
geo: 
Los Angeles , CA
United States
California US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Imhoff and Associates, a criminal defense lawfirm notified clients of a data breach when a backup hard drive was stolen from a locked trunk of an employee's vehicle.

The personal information contained on the backup hard drive may have included names, birth dates Social Security numbers, driver's license numbers, addresses, emails and phone numbers.

Source: 
California Attorney General

Milpitas Knights PAL Youth Football

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 26, 2014
geo: 
Milpitas , CA
United States
California US
Records Breached: 

80

Parents of 80 youth football players were notified of a data breach, when a bag of registration materials required by the league were stolen from the back seat of a volunteers car.

The information included original birth certificates and physical forms. The league did not comment on what information was entered on the physical form.

 

More Information: http://www.mercurynews.com/sports/ci_26375263/milpitas-youth-football-pl...

Source: 
Media

Supervalue

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 15, 2014
geo: 
7075 Flying Clourd Drive
Eden Prairie , MN
United States
Minnesota US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Supervalu, which operates 3,763 outlets, both corporate and franchised stores, has reported a data breach in their point-of-sale system which affected some of its retail food stores, along with several of its stand-alone liquor stores. The information compromised includes account numbers and other information on customer payment cards used at the point-of-sale systems. The data breach occurred from June 22, 2014 through July 17, 2014 according to company spokesperson. The retail grocery chain has notified authorities and the breach is currently under investigation.

 

Source: 
Media

MeetMe, Inc.

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 18, 2014
geo: 
New Hope , PA
United States
Pennsylvania US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

MeetMe, Inc. has announced a data breach of their system when hackers gained access to their customer information. The information included names, emails addresses, and passwords.

The company reported that they have contacted their customers to change their usernames and passwords.

Source: 
California Attorney General

Albertsons/AB Acquisitions LLC

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 15, 2014
geo: 
Boise , ID
United States
Idaho US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

The Albertsons grocery chain in Southern California announced a data breach when hackers attempted to obtain customer credit and debit card information from its approximately 180 Southern California stores, as well as stores in several other states.

AB Acquisition LLC which operates Albertson stores, ACME Markets, Jewel-Osco, Shaw’s and Star Markets all under New Albertson’s, Inc. confirmed that the data breach started as early as June 22, 2014 and ended July 17, 2014.

Source: 
Media

Russian hacking discovered by Hold Security

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 5, 2014
geo: 
Unknown , WI
United States
Wisconsin US
Records Breached: 

1 billion

"A gang of Russian hackers has amassed over 1 billion username and password combinations and more than 500 million email addresses, a security firm reported late Tuesday, calling it the largest-ever haul of stolen Internet credentials.

The massive trove — stolen from hundreds of thousands of websites — was discovered by the Milwaukee firm Hold Security, according to a post on its website".

Source: 
Media

Safety First

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 19, 2014
geo: 
1055 Parsippany Blvd.
Parsippany , NJ
United States
New Jersey US
Records Breached: 

35,000

SafetyFirst has come forward to announce a data breach of their E-DriverFile service. The company is connected to the announcement that Lowe's current and former employees were involved in a data loss.

Source: 
Media

Northern Trust Company

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 29, 2014
geo: 
50 South LaSalle Street
Chicago , IL
United States
Illinois US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

The Northern Trust Company communicated a data breach to customers that involved their personal information. Northern Trust Company "provides or previously provided payment services for an employee benefits plan or program in which you participate or participated through. In that capacity, Northern Trust is responsible for maintaining certain personal information about you as a participant of that plan. Regrettably, we are writing to inform you about an inadvertent disclosure by Northern Trust of some of that information".

Source: 
California Attorney General

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