Riverview Gardens School District


Location

St. Louis, MO
United States
38° 38' 49.1676" N, 90° 13' 29.8812" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 24, 2010
geo: 
St. Louis, MO
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Hundreds of documents with student Social Security numbers, pictures, phone numbers and ages were left near a dumpster.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

University of California Davis (UCD) Medical Center


Location

West Sacramento, CA
United States
38° 34' 49.6596" N, 121° 31' 48.8424" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 16, 2010
geo: 
West Sacramento, CA
United States
Records Breached: 

900

UCD patient documents were stolen from an UltraEx courier service in West Sacramento in August. The information consisted of copies of checks and remittance records between the University and insurance companies. Six patients had their full Social Security numbers exposed and 40 patients had some part of their Social Security number exposed. The University now prohibits the courier service from storing documents overnight.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas


Location

Dallas, TX
United States
32° 48' 10.638" N, 96° 46' 11.7228" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
December 8, 2005
geo: 
Dallas, TX
United States
Records Breached: 

8,000

A courier truck dropped canceled personal and business checks on northbound Central Expressway near Woodall Rodgers Freeway around 4 a.m.  The incident closed the freeway exit until 7 a.m.  Employees from the Federal Reserve, the courier company and the Texas Department of Transportation removed many checks, though some disappeared.  Some unaffiliated people also returned checks to the authorities.  A very similar incident happened in August of 2005.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

University of Tennessee Medical Center


Location

Knoxville, TN
United States
35° 57' 38.2968" N, 83° 55' 14.6604" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 27, 2010
geo: 
Knoxville, TN
United States
Records Breached: 

8,000

An administrative report that should have been shredded was accidentally thrown in the trash. Reports are usually left in a storage location for 45 days and then discarded properly. The Hospital became aware of the breach on October 4. Anyone looking through the report would find names, Social Security numbers and other patient information.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Riverside Mercy Hospital, Mercy Health Partners


Location

Toledo, OH
United States
41° 39' 50.1768" N, 83° 33' 18.7632" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
December 27, 2010
geo: 
Toledo, OH
United States
Extra Info: 

Concerned current and former patients and employees may call 1-877-451-9361 for more information.

Records Breached: 

1,000 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

Patient and employee records were left in the Hospital after the facility was sold to Toledo Public Schools in 2003. The Hospital closed in 2002 and was sold in 2003. Records were left unsecured in the facility from 2003 until the discovery in November of 2010.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Johns Hopkins Hospital


Location

Baltimore, MD
United States
39° 17' 25.386" N, 76° 36' 43.8804" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 10, 2008
geo: 
Baltimore, MD
United States
Records Breached: 

190

On December 21, a briefcase with sensitive documents was stolen from an employee's car. The documents included names, Social Security numbers, addresses, dates of birth, phone numbers, physical and mental health information, medical ID numbers and demographic information. Current and former members of a program called Creative Alternatives were affected.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Private Medical Practice


Location

San Antonio, TX
United States
29° 25' 26.8392" N, 98° 29' 37.0608" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 13, 2011
geo: 
San Antonio, TX
United States
Records Breached: 

100 (34 SSNs)

A man was linked to the theft of at least 100 medical records.  A surgeon had taken old records home to be shredded; they were stolen from his garage.  There were 34 names, 19 driver's license numbers and many dates of birth.  The thief was caught attempting to sell the information for $250 in June of 2010.  The man pleaded guilty to possessing numerous medical files.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Trinity Medical Center (Montclair Baptist Medical Center)


Locations

Birmingham, AL
United States
33° 31' 14.3796" N, 86° 48' 8.964" W
Birmingham, AL
United States
33° 31' 14.3796" N, 86° 48' 8.964" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 3, 2011
geo: 
Birmingham, AL
United States
Records Breached: 

4,500

A former employee woman was caught stealing patient information for the purpose of identity theft.  Hundreds of pages of information with patient names, Social Security numbers, dates of birth, and some medical information such as scheduled procedure were found at the employee's woman's residential address. The information is from stolen surgery schedules and was taken between March 22 and April 1.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

University of Hawaii - Kapi'olani Community College


Location

Honolulu, HI
United States
21° 18' 24.9984" N, 157° 51' 29.9988" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 13, 2011
geo: 
Honolulu, HI
United States
Records Breached: 

2,000

A worker noticed that boxes of sensitive financial records were out of place.  Some boxes were discovered to be missing and officials began searching for them on July 1.  The breach was reported to students during the first week of August.  It is unclear when the boxes were taken and there was no sign of forced entry into the area where they were stored.  The files contained names, addresses, Social Security numbers and credit cards.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Indalex


Location

Modesto, CA
United States
37° 38' 20.7492" N, 120° 59' 48.7608" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 25, 2011
geo: 
Modesto, CA
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

An abandoned Indalex plant still contained personnel records. Employee names, Social Security numbers, medical records, addresses, and other sensitive information were exposed when scavengers looking for aluminum and other materials ravaged the abandoned plant.  The plant was closed in 2008 and Indalex filed for bankruptcy in 2009.  Indalex received clearance from a bankruptcy court to officially abandon the plant in 2010.  The damage was discovered when 40 workers from the Stanislaus County jail alternative work program cleared the plant. 

Source: 
Databreaches.net
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