Winn-Dixie

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 23, 2007
geo: 
Pascagoula , MS
United States
Mississippi US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Pharmacy documents were found behind a closed Winn-Dixie grocery store, containing telephone numbers, Social Security numbers and addresses of thousands of individuals. Apparently when the grocery store/pharmacy closed, employees put bundles of documents outside to be picked up. However, they were never retrieved.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

South County Hospital

Type of breach: 
Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 11, 2007
geo: 
South Kingstown , RI
United States
Rhode Island US
Records Breached: 

79

Paperwork containing personal details from customers was left in a briefcase inside a car that was stolen. That batch of paperwork contained details including names, addresses, Social Security numbers, phone numbers and a summary of hospital accounts.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Texas A&M University

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 11, 2007
geo: 
Corpus Christi , TX
United States
Texas US
Records Breached: 

49

College of Business officials are investigating a faculty member for the misplacement of a business law class roster containing the names and Social Security numbers of students.

Source: 
Media

Cricket Communications

Type of breach: 
Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 19, 2007
geo: 
Omaha , NE
United States
Nebraska US
Records Breached: 

300

Documents stolen from store result in loss of 300 credit card numbers.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Lifetime Fitness

Type of breach: 
Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 1, 2007
geo: 
Dallas , TX
United States
Texas US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Staff had discarded customer records in easily accessible trash cans behind Dallas businesses. Information that was discarded contained names, addresses, Social Security numbers, driver's license numbers and credit card information, as well as the date of birth of several children. Lifetime Fitness is based in Minnesota.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

WorkCare Orem

Type of breach: 
Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 3, 2007
geo: 
Pleasant Grove , UT
United States
Utah US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A truck driver found medical documents containing personal information in his truck and on the ground while he picked up a load at a garbage transfer station. The documents contained names, addresses, telephone numbers, Social Security numbers and birth dates.

Source: 
Media

Greater Detroit Hospital

Type of breach: 
Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 15, 2007
geo: 
Detroit , MI
United States
Michigan US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

It's a repeat of a problem that emerged late last year at the Greater Detroit Hospital where metal thieves stripped everything from copper piping to windows, exposing rows of abandoned patient files. Neighbors said there are hundreds of boxes of patient files and payroll records inside, full of credit card and Social Security numbers.

Source: 
Media

Utica Title and Escrow

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 16, 2007
geo: 
Bixby , OK
United States
Oklahoma US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Boxes belonging to Utica Title and Escrow had been stored at a storage unit in Bixby. When Utica quit paying rent the storage company went through the legal process to be able to sell everything left behind. No one wanted to buy the boxes of paper so the boxes were thrown out. The boxes contained private information, including Social Security numbers, bank accounts and pay stubs.

Source: 
Media

Walter Reed Army Institute of Research

Type of breach: 
Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 21, 2007
geo: 
Silver Spring , MD
United States
Maryland US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Boxes of documents containing personal information were supposed to be shredded but instead turned up last week in an off-base trash bin. Police do not believe anyone had access to the information other than the person who found the records. An investigation is under way to determine precisely what information they held and why they appeared off base.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Kansas University

Type of breach: 
Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Date Breach Made Public: 
September 19, 2007
geo: 
Lawrence , KS
United States
Kansas US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A number of documents containing Kansas University student, faculty and staff personal information were recovered from the recycling and trash in the Mathematics Department at Kansas University. The information included student exams, student change of grade forms, class rosters, copies of health insurance cards, copies of immigration forms as well as a copy of a Social Security card.

Source: 
Media

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