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

Straight Dope Message Board

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 2, 2014
geo: 
Chicago
350 Orleans Street, 10th Floor
Chicago , IL
United States
Illinois US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

The security team at The Straight Dope discovered hackers broke into their online message board forum. This resulted in unauthorized access of members usernames, emails and passwords. The message board does not store Social Security numbers or credit card information. The company is suggesting all users change their password in their system.

Source: 
Media

Update Legal

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 13, 2014
geo: 
San Francisco
100 California Street
San Francisco , CA
United States
California US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

On or around September 9, 2013, Update Legal was informed by San Francisco Police that a suspect in custody had digital photographs of I-9 forms on the smartphone in this persons possession. This individual potentially obtained Social Security numbers, date of birth, driver's license numbers, email addresses, passport identification, state ID cards, military dependent's ID cards, US Citizen's ID cards, Certification of Birth Abroad, Birth Certificates and addresses.

Source: 
California Attorney General

Coca-Cola Company

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 24, 2014
geo: 
Georgia
One Coca-Cola Plaza
Atlanta , GA
United States
Georgia US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

The Coca-Cola Company announced the theft of several computers from one of their locations that contained personal information on employees and other individuals. The company did not detail the specific information that was stored on the stolen computers. The theft was discovered on December 19, 2013.

Source: 
California Attorney General

State Industrial Products

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 27, 2014
geo: 
Ohio
5915 Landerbrook Drive, Suite 300
Mayfield Heights , OH
United States
Ohio US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

State Industrial Products was contacted by the FBI informing them of unauthorized access to information about current and former State Industrial employees. The FBI shared a list of specific employees and the information that was breached.

The information included named, addresses, email addresses, Social Security numbers, driver's license numbers, genders, dates of birth, phone numbers, employee ID's, and dates of hire.

Source: 
Vermont Attorney General

San Francisco Airport-South San Francisco Embassy Suites Hotel

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 7, 2014
geo: 
San Francisco
250 Gateway Boulevard
South San Francisco , CA
United States
California US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

South San Francisco Embassy Suites hotel informed customers who stayed at the hotel that they may have been affected by unauthorized access to two of their computer systems. The hotel learned that in 2013 an unauthorized third party obtained information relating to some payment cards used at the hotel.

Source: 
Vermont Attorney General

Various Taxi Cab Companies in Chicago

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 3, 2014
geo: 
Chicago Chicago , IL
United States
Illinois US
Records Breached: 

466

In an unprecedented move, First American Bank made a public announcement regarding fraudulent activity they were seeing on both credit and debit cards of customers with their bank specifically related to cab rides in the city of Chicago.

The bank is urging both residents and tourists to avoid paying for their cab rides with either debit or credit cards. The ongoing breach appears to be related to the card processing systems used by a significant amount of taxis in the city of Chicago.

Source: 
Media

Apple

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 26, 2014
geo: 
Cupertino
1 Infinite Loop
Cupertino , CA
United States
California US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Apple has revealed a security protocol breach of their iOS and OS X systems. The hacker was able to insert him/herself between the initial verfication and verification session's destination server. This type of hacking allows the hacker to take over as the trusted user. The destination server sees the hacker as the trusted user and will then allow the hacker to access secured connections such as websites, email messages, applications where you would typically enter a user id and password.

Source: 
Media

Blue Shield of California

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 15, 2014
geo: 
San Francisco
50 Beale Street
San Francisco , CA
United States
California US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

On January 15, 2014, Blue Shield of California received information that a transaction confirmation page on their website was displaying Agent ID numbers and in some cases those Agent ID numbers were the agent's Social Security number.

Source: 
California Attorney General

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