Austin Peay State University


Location

Clarksville, TN
United States
36° 31' 47.1756" N, 87° 21' 34.0308" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
December 19, 2008
geo: 
Clarksville, TN
United States
Records Breached: 

750

Two computers containing personal information were stolen. The computers contained names and Social Security numbers of students.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

New York City Housing Authority


Location

New York, NY
United States
40° 42' 51.3684" N, 74° 0' 21.5028" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 18, 2009
geo: 
New York, NY
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Dozens of confidential files with city public housing residents' birth dates, Social Security numbers, and eviction notices were dumped on an East New York street. City Housing Authority officials are investigating to determine how the files ended up scattered along Atlantic Ave. near Pennsylvania Ave.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Battleground Urgent Care/Prompt Med


Location

Greensboro, NC
United States
36° 4' 21.486" N, 79° 47' 31.11" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 21, 2009
geo: 
Greensboro, NC
United States
Records Breached: 

623

Medical files were found in a dumpster. It seems a third party moving company was hired to transfer the boxes from one warehouse to another. It is unknown at this time how the files ended up in the dumpster. The information in the files contained Social Security numbers, driver's license copies, medical histories, and employers.

 

UPDATE (5/24/10): Prompt Med agreed to pay a $50,000 fine to the state of North Carolina.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Starling Insurance and Associates


Location

Colorado Springs, CO
United States
38° 50' 1.9752" N, 104° 49' 16.9068" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 15, 2008
geo: 
Colorado Springs, CO
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A server stolen from the locked offices contained names, addresses and Social Security numbers, dates of birth, driver's license numbers and/or account information for an unspecified number of customers.

Source: 
Media

Room Store


Location

Annapolis, MD
United States
38° 58' 42.402" N, 76° 29' 31.8588" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 13, 2010
geo: 
Annapolis, MD
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A Maryland man found his own credit application lying on the ground near a dumpster.  The dumpster contained thousands of old credit applications and some newer ones.  The information included Social Security numbers, driver's licence numbers, names, addresses, and phone numbers.  Room Store employees were doing a massive cleanup and unknowingly dumped the bag of documents without shredding them.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Eastern Connecticut Health Network Pension Plan


Location

Manchester, CT
United States
41° 46' 33.3552" N, 72° 31' 17.31" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 28, 2010
geo: 
Manchester, CT
United States
Records Breached: 

3,178

Mercer, the firm's consulting group, provided a subcontractor with a file containing Pension Plan participant addresses and Social Security numbers. The Social Security numbers were exposed on the mailing label.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Holyoke Medical Center, Caritas Carney Hospital, Milton Hospital, Milford Hospital


Location

Georgetown, MA
United States
42° 43' 30" N, 70° 59' 30.0012" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 13, 2010
geo: 
Georgetown, MA
United States
Extra Info: 

At least 32,750 files were found at the Georgetown Transfer Station in Georgetown, MA. Holyoke Medical Center is located in Holyoke, MA. Carney Hospital is located in Dorchester, MA. Milton Hospital is located in Milton, MA. Milford Hospital is located in Milford, MA.

 

Records Breached: 

45,600

A large pile of medical records was found at Georgetown Transfer Station public dump. The reports contained names, addresses, diagnosis, Social Security numbers, and insurance information. A medical billing company known as Goldthwait Associates is believed to be responsible. The medical records are mostly from pathology patients served at the hospitals between 2007 and March of 2010.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Gulf Pines Hospital


Location

Port St. Joe, FL
United States
29° 48' 52.9992" N, 85° 17' 49.9992" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 4, 2010
geo: 
Port St. Joe, FL
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Former employees are concerned that the hospital was not properly cleared before being sold. People reported abandoned files in the middle of the hospital. An emergency room log, driver's license information, Social Security numbers and other personal files were left in the hospital. Patient medical records were removed. The buyer of the property was contacted, but did not return phone calls.

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: 
August 9, 2005
geo: 
Dallas, TX
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A truck driver lost thousands of Federal Reserve Bank checks headed to Houston. It seems that the back door of the truck was not closed when the driver left the loading area. Paid and canceled checks with Social Security numbers, names, addresses and signatures were scattered on the highway between Dallas and Houston. Most of the checks were not recovered.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

All Star Lanes


Location

Salina, KS
United States
38° 50' 25.0116" N, 97° 36' 41.1264" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 16, 2010
geo: 
Salina, KS
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A laptop and money bag were stolen during a burglary that occurred between November 14 and November 15.  The bag had thousands of dollar in cash, checks and credit card transactions.

Source: 
Databreaches.net
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