T-Mobile Supplier

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
December 30, 2013
geo: 
Unknown
Unknown
Unknown
United States
US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A  supplier  for T-Mobile reported a breach of files stored on their servers. This breach included the breach of names, addresses, Social Seurity numbers and/or Driver's License numbers. This access was discovered in late November 2013.  They believe that the primary goal of the hackers was to obtain credit card data, but credit card information was not included in these files.

 

Source: 
California Attorney General

Skype breach

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 1, 2014
geo: 
Redmond
One Microsoft Way
Redmond , WA
United States
Washington US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

On January 1st, the Syrian Electronic Army is reportedly taking credit for hacking into user accounts on Skype. The amount of users affected is unknown. Reportedly, the hackers infiltrated a users account and monitors the activity and sells the data.

Source: 
Media

Snapchat

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 1, 2014
geo: 
Snapchat
523 Ocean Front Walk
Venice , CA
United States
California US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

The hacker or group known as "Lightcontact" is claiming to have hacked Snapchat.com. Reportedly, the group published a database containing Snapchat user names and phone numbers and posted it to several public forums such as Reddit.com.

Source: 
Media

Kickstarter

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 15, 2014
geo: 
New York Greenpoint, Brooklyn , NY
United States
New York US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

The crowd-funding site, Kickstarter, was infiltrated by hackers who made off with user information including usernames, email addresses, mailing addresses, phone number and encrypted passwords.

The company has said that no credit card information was taken.

Source: 
Media

Forbes.com

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 14, 2014
geo: 
New York
90 5th Avenue
New York , NY
United States
New York US
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

StumbleUpon

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 8, 2014
geo: 
San Francisco San Francisco , CA
United States
California US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

The San Francisco based Internet company has informed customers of a potential breach that may have occured in their system. The company sent notification out to customers noticing suspicious activity on their account and in turn locked their accounts and reset their passwords.

The company reported that the breach included only passwords.

Source: 
California Attorney General

Boxee

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 2, 2014
geo: 
New Jersey Ridgefield Park , NJ
United States
New Jersey US
Records Breached: 

158,128

The personal data of over 158,000 Boxee.tv forum accounts were hacked and leaked online to a Tor Internet site and at least one researcher. The information included email addresses, birth dates, IP addresses, message histories, and password changes. It also included message archives and past password changes.

The company was purchased by Samsung last July.

Source: 
Media

BigMoneyJobs.com

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 6, 2014
geo: 
Unknown Uknown
United States
US
Records Breached: 

36,802

The recruiting site BigMoneyJobs.com has apparently been breached by a hacker that goes by the name of ProbablyOnion by exploiting an SQL Injection vulnerability. The details of over 36,000 users have been leaked online due to the breach.

The information included names, home addresses, phone numbers, emails and passwords of 36,802 users have been published in a Excel file. The information covers both individuals looking for a job and companies looking for talent.

Source: 
Media

Statista

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 10, 2014
geo: 
New York
45 Broadway, Suite 710
New York , NY
United States
New York US
Records Breached: 

50,000

Online statistics portal, Statista, notified customers of a data breach that occurred with their system. The breach was noticed when the company internally started receiving spam emails. The company investigated and approximately 50,000 of its customers username and password combination were compromised.

The company has not said whether or not the breach goes beyond access to username and passwords, but at present, this seems to be all that has been affected.

Source: 
Media

Dartmouth-Hitchcock

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 20, 2014
geo: 
Lebanon New Hampshire
1 Medical Center Drive
Lebanon , NH
United States
New Hampshire US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Dartmouth-Hitchcock informed patients of a security breach involving their personal information that is maintained by the company.

On or around December 3, 2013, the company discovered that, as a result of a phishing incident, certain employee user accounts had unauthorized activity in the Employee Self Service Direct Deposit Payroll system.

Source: 
Vermont Attorney General

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