Blockbuster

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 8, 2005
geo: 
New York , NY
United States
New York US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Hundreds of files were dumped in clear garbage bags on the street. Recent membership applications revealed customer names, birth dates, addresses, phone numbers, driver's license numbers, credit card number, credit card expiration date and signatures. For some strange reason, the applications also included customer Social Security numbers. The files were dumped after the store went out of business.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Murphy USA

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 6, 2010
geo: 
Shelbyville , IN
United States
Indiana US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A file cabinet with personal information was found in a dumpster near Murphy USA gas station. Most of the files belonged to former employees of the gas station. Dozens of copies of Social Security cards, driver's licenses, contact information and other personnel information were retrieved. A representative from the gas station said that the files should have been shredded and that they are searching for the employee responsible.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

St. James Hospital and Health Centers

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 11, 2010
geo: 
Chicago , IL
United States
Illinois US
Records Breached: 
967 (No SSNs or financial information reported)
The improper disposal of paper documents may have left the health information of patients of Saint James Hospital and Health Centers exposed. The incident occurred on or around August 10.
Source: 
HHS via PHIPrivacy.net

UnitedHealth Group

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 11, 2010
geo: 
Minneapolis , MN
United States
Minnesota US
Records Breached: 

1,270 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

A breach involving UnitedHealth Group and its business associate CareCore National was posted on the Health and Human Services (HHS) website.  Unauthorized persons were able to access paper records on or around July 8. 

Source: 
HHS via PHIPrivacy.net

Wright-Patterson Air Force Base

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 11, 2010
geo: 
Dayton , OH
United States
Ohio US
Records Breached: 

2,123 (No reports of SSNs or financial information)

Paper records were improperly disposed of on July 29.  The incident affected 2,123 patients.

Source: 
HHS via PHIPrivacy.net

American Fidelity Assurance Company

Type of breach: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 17, 2010
geo: 
Edmond , OK
United States
Oklahoma US
Extra Info: 

The boxes were found in Edmond, Oklahoma and had the information of some Tulsa, Oklahoma residents as well.

Records Breached: 

Unknown

Storage containers with Social Security numbers, names, dates of birth and other information were left on a curb in Edmond, Oklahoma. A couple went to the local news after having stored the hundreds of documents for a few years. The insurance papers are from 2003 and 2004 and have information on employees of multiple companies.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Nationwide Bank

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 10, 2010
geo: 
Columbus , OH
United States
Ohio US
Records Breached: 

62

Customers were mailed the cards of other customers. The cards had Social Security numbers and names.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Riverview Gardens School District

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 24, 2010
geo: 
St. Louis , MO
United States
Missouri US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Hundreds of documents with student Social Security numbers, pictures, phone numbers and ages were left near a dumpster.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Armed Forces Recruiting Center

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 31, 2010
geo: 
Cape Girardeau , MO
United States
Missouri US
Records Breached: 

Unknown (8 SSNs reported)

Dozens of records with high school diplomas were found in a dumpster outside of the recruiting center on William Street. In eight cases, copies of people's birth certificates, Social Security cards, or both were also with their diplomas.

Source: 
Media

Essex Youth Commision Summer Program

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
September 4, 2010
geo: 
Essex , MA
United States
Massachusetts US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Paper records and digital files with personal health and personally identifiable information from youth participants, parents and staff were reported missing.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Pages

Showing 421-430 of 542 results
Subscribe to PHYS