Gressler Clinic

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 13, 2012
geo: 
Winter Haven , FL
United States
Florida US
Records Breached: 

1,400

A May 3 office burglary resulted in the theft of sensitive documents.  The stolen documents were charge tickets and contained Social Security numbers, addresses, phone numbers, dates of birth, insurance information, and diagnosis and treatment information.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Delta Dental of Illinois

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 20, 2012
geo: 
Naperville , IL
United States
Illinois US
Records Breached: 

650

A box that contained paper claims information and X-rays was lost during shipping between an unnamed subcontractor and Delta Dental of Illinois.  The paperwork included enrollees' dates of birth, Social Security numbers, and other information that dentists provided on their claims.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Bob Wilson Dodge

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 16, 2012
geo: 
Tampa , FL
United States
Florida US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Vandals broke into a car dealership that had been closed for four years.  Sensitive documents were found scattered all over the parking lot.  It appears that the primary purpose of the break in was vandalism, but former customers are being warned to check their credit reports for fraudulent activity.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Sears Portrait Studio

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 23, 2012
geo: 
Trotwood , OH
United States
Ohio US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

An interesting photo caught the attention of a man passing by a trash container.  The photo was among other photos, names, phone numbers, and receipts.  The records were tracked to Sears Portrait Studio and the man eventually contacted the local media after failing to get a response from the company.  Sears responded to media inquiries and claimed that this was an unusual incident that was against company policy.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Restart Behavioral Health Care

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 2, 2012
geo: 
Greenville , NC
United States
North Carolina US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Sensitive paperwork was left in a publicly accessible dumpster after Restart Behavioral Health Care moved to a new location. Contact information and financial information such as email addresses, phone numbers, names, and check receipts could be found.  Social Security card information and Medicaid numbers were also in the dumpster.  A local news team contacted the owner of Restart.  He refused to comment on the situation, but demanded the return of the documents.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Dayton VA Medical Center

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 2, 2012
geo: 
Dayton , OH
United States
Ohio US
Records Breached: 

16

Documents with Social Security numbers, dates of birth, and other sensitive information were found in the home of a deceased VA employee in May.  The records were found in a box in the attic of the home.  It is unclear why the employee took the information home.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Knoxville Medical Clinic, DRD Management

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 18, 2012
geo: 
Knoxville , TN
United States
Tennessee US
Records Breached: 

1,000 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

A former employee took paper documents with patient information without permission.  It is unclear if the former employee meant to use the information for fraud purposes.  Patient names, dates of clinic visits, dates for scheduled opiate addiction dosages, and the dosage amounts were in the paper documents.  The documents were recovered.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Greenville County School District

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 29, 2012
geo: 
Greenville , SC
United States
South Carolina US
Records Breached: 

100

A filing cabinet that was full of personnel information was accidentally locked, wrapped, and shipped to a prison in February of 2012.  The prison supervisor unlocked the filing cabinet, noticed that it still contained files, and immediately sent it back.  Employee driver's license and Social Security numbers were in the cabinet.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Douglas County Probation Office

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 28, 2012
geo: 
Omaha , NE
United States
Nebraska US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A county clerk was the victim of a car theft. She had left sensitive documents for homicide trials in the trunk of her car.  The documents were recovered from the car wreckage.  Personal information for police officers associated with the homicide trials and names and addresses of witnesses could have been exposed. Documents will be scanned and never physically taken from the courthouse again as a result of the breach.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Warren County Iowa, Iowa Department of Human Services

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 12, 2012
geo: 
Indianola , IA
United States
Iowa US
Records Breached: 

3,000

Warren County residents had their names, Social Security numbers, addresses, phone numbers, and other information exposed.  A fire destroyed a Warren County human services office on December 4, 2011.  Records from the location that were due to be shredded were moved to a secure facility owned by warren County.  A county maintenance worker mistakenly moved a container full of the damaged sensitive records back to the destroyed building in early February of 2012.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

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