Connecticut Department of Motor Vehicles

Type of breach: 
Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Date Breach Made Public: 
December 21, 2008
geo: 
Wethersfield , CT
United States
Connecticut US
Records Breached: 

155

The Connecticut Department of Motor Vehicles is notifying customers that their personal information may have been on a computer stolen from a mobile service center vehicle while it was being repaired. Personal data on the computer included names, addresses, date of birth, license numbers, photo and signature.

Source: 
Media

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

Dearfield Medical Building

Type of breach: 
Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 6, 2007
geo: 
Greenwich , CT
United States
Connecticut US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A box was discovered at inside a trash bin in May and contains information about lab tests and insurance approvals as well as other medical issues, documents are not medical charts, but do contain patient names and contact information.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

New York Department of Labor

Type of breach: 
Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 6, 2007
geo: 
Glenn Falls , NY
United States
New York US
Records Breached: 

537

A laptop computer annd documents were stolen from a state tax auditor's apartment. While the laptop had security features and had little personal information on it, the documents contained personal information for people who were employed by 13 Capital Region businesses.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Metro Credit Services

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 6, 2007
geo: 
Hurst , TX
United States
Texas US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Thousands of files from the defunct bill collection company containing medical records, phone bills and Social Security numbers were found in a trash bin.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Social Security Administration (SSA)

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 19, 2007
geo: 
Milwaukee , WI
United States
Wisconsin US
Records Breached: 

13

Files of disability applicants containing Social Security numbers, addresses, phone numbers of family members, dates of birth, work history, and detailed medical information were lost/stolen when a telecommuting employee abandoned them in a locked filing cabinet at home after a threat of domestic violence. Several of the files were mailed back to the local SSA office. Others were found in a dumpster months later.  Four were never recovered.

Source: 
Media

Back and Joint Institute of Texas

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 20, 2007
geo: 
San Antonio , TX
United States
Texas US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Twenty boxes containing Social Security numbers, photocopies of driver's license numbers, addresses, phone numbers and private medical history of chiropractic patients were found in a dumpster.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Science Applications International Corp. (SAIC)

Type of breach: 
Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 19, 2007
geo: 
Boise , ID
United States
Idaho US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Barrels filled with thousands of sensitive documents including printed copies of e-mail and performance evaluations along with documents marked “internal use only – not for public release” and “for official use only” were found on the curb outside of SAIC's local office.

Source: 
Media

RadioShack

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 29, 2007
geo: 
Portland , TX
United States
Texas US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

20 boxes of discarded records including sales receipts with names, addresses, Social Security numbers, credit card information. and personal information of store employees spanning from 2001 to 2005 were found in a dumpster.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Georgia Secretary of State

Type of breach: 
Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 12, 2007
geo: 
Atlanta , GA
United States
Georgia US
Records Breached: 

75,000

30 boxes of Fulton County voter registration cards that contain names, addresses and Social Security numbers were found in a trash bin.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

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