PSEG

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 20, 2011
geo: 
Newark , NJ
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

The September 25 home theft of an employee's laptop resulted in the exposure of PSEG employee information.  Names, Social Security numbers and other personnel information were exposed. 

Source: 
Databreaches.net

St. Joseph Medical Center, Baxter, Baker, Sidle, Conn & Jones

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 11, 2011
geo: 
Towson , MD
United States
Records Breached: 

161

A Baltimore law firm called Baxter, Baker, Sidle, Conn and Jones lost a hard drive with patient records.  It contained patient names, Social Security numbers, medical records, addresses, dates of birth, and insurance information.  The law firm was using the medical records of patients who were suing a cardiologist at St. Joseph Medical Center.  The hard drive was lost by an employee during travel on August 4.  Patients were informed in early October.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

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
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

www.podiatry.com, PRESENT e-Learning Systems

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 4, 2011
geo: 
Boca Raton , FL
United States
Records Breached: 

382 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

The names, email addresses, and affiliations of certain people who registered with PRESENT e-Learning Systems' Podiatry program were posted online at Pastebin.com.  An additional 86 people had their names and mailing addresses posted on Pastie.org after registering for a podiatry online tutoring course.  A hacker called "Teku" claimed responsibility.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Sawicki and Phelps

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 18, 2011
geo: 
Minneapolis , MN
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

  Detailed medical information was discovered on the back of a drawing from a student of Hale Elementary.  An attorney from Sawicki and Phelps donated the firm's old paper to her child's school. A local news team contacted the school after discovering the incident and additional pieces of paper were collected and stored in a secure location.  The number of people affected was not revealed.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Cabarjal Realty, Inc.

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 27, 2011
geo: 
Waco , TX
United States
Records Breached: 

625 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

A hacker named Kahuna posted three data dumps from the realty company.  The names, email addresses, rental addresses, and payment information for approximately 625 renters were revealed.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

101Domain.com

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 27, 2011
geo: 
Carlsbad , CA
United States
Records Breached: 

10,000

A phishing attack exposed the personal information of users with domain names.  The unauthorized access was discovered by 101domain.com when a vendor contacted them to inform them of a breach that affected multiple vendors, including 101Domain.com. 

Source: 
Databreaches.net

AT&T

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 21, 2011
geo: 
Dallas , TX
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Some of AT&T's customers experienced coordinated hacking attacks. The hackers were trying to gain customer account information and appear to have used "auto script" technology to determine if AT&T telephone numbers were linked to online AT&T accounts.  Fewer than 1% of customers were affected.  No accounts were successfully breached.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Honolulu Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC), East West Center

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 18, 2011
geo: 
Honolulu , HI
United States
Records Breached: 

40

Members of Honolulu's APEC Host Committee may have had their personal information exposed after requesting security clearances to meet with President Barack Obama.  Someone gained unauthorized access to eight East-West Center computers beginning on October 25 by using "unusually sophisticated methods." Committee member names, Social Security numbers, and dates of birth could have been acquired. 

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Stephen F. Austin Hotel

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 15, 2011
geo: 
Austin , TX
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

An employee was caught with a skimming device after hotel guests complained about fraudulent charges on their credit and debit cards.  The employee managed to get the information after cleaning the rooms of hotel guests. Hotel security was able to determine which employee had taken the credit card information by checking key card information for room activity.  A hidden camera in a mock room showed that the employee was checking the personal belongings of guests and using the skimmer on any cards that were found.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

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