Oregon Community Credit Union

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
December 9, 2005
geo: 
Springfield , OR
United States
Oregon US
Records Breached: 

200

A packet of insurance forms with names, Social Security numbers and addresses of around 200 Oregon Community Credit Union employees was inside of a stolen car. Someone tried to use the identity of an employee after the theft.  The company is on alert and purchased extended identity theft insurance for those who were affected by the theft.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Sunrise Volkswagen

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
December 21, 2005
geo: 
Lynbrook , NY
United States
New York US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Bank credit applications with names, Social Security numbers, addresses, telephone numbers, employment information and signatures were obtained by unauthorized access between December 15 and 16.  

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Arista OB-GYN Clinic

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 8, 2010
geo: 
Woodstock , GA
United States
Georgia US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Private medical records were dumped outside a closed office. A news team found several hundred documents that appeared to mostly be patient records with names, addresses, sonograms, copies of checks and detailed medical information. The dumpster was confiscated and searched by police. Files were also found under the dumpster. The doctor could face felony charges.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Alltel Corporation

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 20, 2006
geo: 
Little Rock , AR
United States
Arkansas US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Customer files with cell phone records, Social Security numbers, addresses and phone numbers were found in a dumpster. A landscaper discovered the files and alerted a news crew. A spokesperson for the company said that this is against their official electronic policy.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Colorado Mental Health Institute Fort Logan

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 7, 2006
geo: 
Denver , CO
United States
Colorado US
Records Breached: 

69

A briefcase with paper files was taken from an employee's car while it was at a park on April 21. The briefcase contained paper files with the information of 40 employees and 247 patients. Only 29 employees and 40 patients had their Social Security numbers exposed. Other information included names, addresses, gender and birth dates. Those affected were notified in early June.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Northridge Hospital Medical Center

Type of breach: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 14, 2010
geo: 
Northridge , CA
United States
California US
Extra Info: 

Patients who used services between September of 2004 and June of 2006, but did not receive a notification letter may call (877) 906-1590.

Records Breached: 

837

A package sent through a national courier was damaged during transit. Because of this damage, patient names, Social Security numbers, addresses, phone numbers, dates of birth, dates of death, physician, financial account number, insurance ID, Medicare and Medicaid charges billed and paid, hospital room and board charges and guarantor Social Security number may have been exposed. People who were patients between September of 2004 and June of 2006 were affected.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

California Men's Colony (CMC)

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 21, 2010
geo: 
San Luis Obispo , CA
United States
California US
Records Breached: 

8

An attorney mishandled the records of eight inmates who had been found guilty of murder. The names, criminal history, psychological evaluations, Social Security numbers and observations about their family relationships and behavior in prison were found in a public dumpster.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Norman Pediactric Associates and Norman Urology

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 21, 2010
geo: 
Norman , OK
United States
Oklahoma US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Hundreds of intact medical records and Social Security numbers of oncology patients were found at the Norman Recycling Center. Both organizations believe a common paper shredding company is at fault.  The files were returned to the organizations and affected patients will be contacted.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Payday Loan Stores of Illinois, PLS Financial

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 18, 2010
geo: 
Chicago , IL
United States
Illinois US
Records Breached: 

369

Payday Loan Stores (PLS) was fined $1,107,000 for failing to protect consumer information.  In April of 2010, three boxes of documents were found by police at a dumpster near a Payday Loan Store. According to the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation, "the discarded documents contained personal customer information, including Social Security numbers and copies of driver's licenses."

Source: 
NAID

The Kent Center

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
September 21, 2010
geo: 
Warwick , RI
United States
Rhode Island US
Records Breached: 

1,361 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

A briefcase with patient records was stolen from a clinician's car on July 13. The lost documents included client names, dates of birth and some clinical information. The patient records do not appear to have been the target of the theft since other cars were broken into during that night.

Source: 
HHS via PHIPrivacy.net

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