ADP, Facebook, Gmail, LinkedIn, Twitter, Yahoo, YouTube

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
December 4, 2013
Extra Info: 

There is no specific location for this breach.

Records Breached: 

2 million (No Social Security numbers or financial information reported)

A breach that involved keylogging software affected at least 93,000 websites.  The virus may have originated on a server located in the Netherlands.  It first started collecting passwords and usernames on October 21. Approximately 860 computers in the United States were affected. More than 99% of the computers that were affected were outside of the United States.

Source: 
Media

MacRumors, vBulletin

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 17, 2013
Records Breached: 

860,000 (No Social Security numbers or financial information exposed)

A group of hackers claimed responsibility for compromising usernames, emails, and passwords associated with MacRumors and vBulletin Forum.  The hackers used a Zero Day exploit.  A total of 860,000 MacRumors users were affected. It is unclear how many vBulletin Forum users were affected.

Source: 
Media

Wichcraft Operating LLC

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
December 30, 2013
geo: 
New York
641 West 27th Street
New York , NY
United States
New York US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

An unauthorized third party accessed their systems compromising payment card information of certain customers in possibly two of their locations, New York and San Francisco. The breached occured from approximately August 11, 2013 to October 2, 2013.

Based on their investigation, the information accessed by the unauthorized party may have included names, payment card numbers, security codes and expiration dates. They are claiming that not all of these data elements were accessed for each customer.

Source: 
California Attorney General

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

Techmedia Network

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
December 20, 2013
geo: 
Ogden , UT
United States
Utah US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

An unauthorized person or persons gained access to Techmedia Network's systems.  Customer names, credit card numbers, expiration dates, CVV security codes, mailing addresses, email addresses, and phone numbers may have been exposed.  The breach was discovered on November 20.

Source: 
California Attorney General

CITGO Petroleum Corporation

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
December 18, 2013
geo: 
Houston , TX
United States
Texas US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A folder with personal information was discovered in a location that made it accessible on CITGO's intranet to unauthorized employees.  The issue was discovered on October 9.  Social Security numbers, financial information, and other personal information could have been accessed.

Source: 
California Attorney General

Affinity Gaming

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
December 21, 2013
geo: 
Las Vegas , NV
United States
Nevada US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Facilities owned by Affinity Gaming may have been exposed to a cyber attack between March 14 and October 16.  Customer information associated with credit and debit cards may have been taken.  Affinity Gaming owns Silver Sevens Hotel & Casino, Rail City Casino, Buffalo Bill's Resort & Casino, Primm Valley Resort & Casino, Whiskey Pete's Hotel & Casino, Golden Mardi Gras Casino, Golden Gates Casino, Golden Gulch Casino, Mark Twain Casino & RV Park, Lakeside Hotel & Casino, and St. Jo Frontier Casino.

Source: 
Media

Washington Post

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
December 18, 2013
geo: 
Washington , DC
United States
District Of Columbia US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Hackers were able to access Washington Post employee usernames and passwords through an attack on the paper's servers.  The attack began through access to a server used by the Washington Post's foreign staff and then spread to more Washington Post servers.  The Washington Post and several other national papers were attacked in 2011 as well.

Source: 
Media

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