Telesource via Veksta

Type of breach: 
Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Date Breach Made Public: 
September 11, 2006
geo: 
Indianapolis , IN
United States
Indiana US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Employees discovered their personnel files in a Dumpster after the company had been bought out by another company Vekstar. The files were discarded when the office was being cleaned out and shut down. Files contained SSNs, dates of birth and photocopies of SSN cards and driver's licenses.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Illinois Department of Corrections (IDOC)

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
September 14, 2006
geo: 
Springfield , IL
United States
Illinois US
Records Breached: 

16,500

A document containing employees' personal information was found outside the agency's premises where it should not have been. It has since been retrieved. Information included employees' names, SSNs, and salaries.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Whistle Junction restaurant

Type of breach: 
Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Date Breach Made Public: 
September 15, 2006
geo: 
Orlando , FL
United States
Florida US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Personnel files of employees of the now-closed restaurant were found in a nearby Dumpster. Papers included names and SSNs of former employees,

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Berry College via consultant Financial Aid Services Inc.

Type of breach: 
Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Date Breach Made Public: 
September 20, 2006
geo: 
Mount Berry , GA
United States
Georgia US
Extra Info: 
Records Breached: 

2,093 students and potential students (of those, 1,322 are currently enrolled)

Student applications for need-based financial aid were misplaced by a consultant -- in both paper and digital form. Data included name, SSN, and reported family income for students and potential students for the 2005-06 academic year.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Pima County Health Department

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
September 21, 2006
geo: 
Tucson , AZ
United States
Arizona US
Records Breached: 

2,500 (no SSNs or financial information reported)

Vaccination records on 2,500 clients had been left in the trunk of a car that was stolen Sept. 12. The car and records have since been recovered. Records included names, dates of birth and ZIP codes, but no SSNs or addresses.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Indian Consulate via Haight Ashbury Neighborhood Council recycling center

Type of breach: 
Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 2, 2007
geo: 
San Francisco , CA
United States
California US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Visa applications and other sensitive documents were accessible for more than a month in an open yard of a recycling center. Information included applicants' names, addresses, phone numbers, birthdates, professions, employers, passport numbers, and photos. A sampling of documents indicated that the paperwork included everyone who applied in the Western states from 2002-2005. Applicants were current and former executives of major Bay Area companies that have operations in India.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Wisconsin Assembly

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 2, 2007
geo: 
Madison , WI
United States
Wisconsin US
Records Breached: 

150 Assembly members and aides

A document containing personal information of Wisconsin Assembly members was stolen from a legislative employee's car while she was exercising at a local gym. It contained names, addresses, and SSNs.

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

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