Bay Pines VA Medical Center

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 14, 2010
geo: 
Bay Pines , FL
United States
Florida US
Records Breached: 

Nearly 800 (unknown number of SSNs)

Up to 800 police files were left in an area where the general public could easily access them.  Some of the files contained Social Security numbers, patient addresses, and treatment information.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Room Store

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 13, 2010
geo: 
Annapolis , MD
United States
Maryland US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A Maryland man found his own credit application lying on the ground near a dumpster.  The dumpster contained thousands of old credit applications and some newer ones.  The information included Social Security numbers, driver's licence numbers, names, addresses, and phone numbers.  Room Store employees were doing a massive cleanup and unknowingly dumped the bag of documents without shredding them.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Middletown City Government Building: Public Works, Utilities, Police, and Finance Departments

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 3, 2010
geo: 
Middletown , OH
United States
Ohio US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Personal documents that originated from the city building were left in a dumpster. Most of the documents were from the public works and utilities departments.  An unknown number of Middletown residents had their Social Security numbers, phone numbers, and carbon copies of checks exposed.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Laboratory Corporation of America LabCorp

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 27, 2010
geo: 
Burlington , NC
United States
North Carolina US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Thousands of medical documents fell out of a truck bed while in transit.  The scattered documents contained billing information and possibly medical records from 1993 or later.

Source: 
Media

Fast Cash

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 7, 2010
geo: 
Knoxville , TN
United States
Tennessee US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Hundreds, maybe thousands, of documents with personal information were dumped behind a shopping center. The documents scattered around a dumpster behind the business listing Social Security numbers, names, addresses, bank account numbers and signatures.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Perinton Square Post Office

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 14, 2010
geo: 
Perinton , NY
United States
New York US
Records Breached: 

20

A group of thieves was able to obtain letters from an outdoor mailbox. They used the information to forge around $75,000 worth of checks; and affected 20 victims.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Private Medical Practice

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 17, 2010
geo: 
Lake Mary , FL
United States
Florida US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Police were looking for evidence of another crime when they found personal documents in the dumpster outside of a doctor's office. The doctor specializes in treating the ear, nose, and throat and claims there was nothing about patients in the documents. The doctor agreed to shred the documents while the police investigated whether or not patient information was compromised.

Source: 
NAID

US Army Reserve

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 21, 2010
geo: 
Fort Totten , NY
United States
New York US
Records Breached: 

12,000

The Army is warning about 12,000 military and civilian personnel once associated with a reserve command based at Fort Totten that they should check their credit records, after discovering that it cannot locate files containing information that could make them vulnerable to identity theft. The records cover reservists from Long Island, New York City and upstate who were assigned to the 77th Regional Readiness Command and its subordinate units from 2001 until the unit was absorbed by the 99th Regional Support Command in 2008.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Jones General Store/Root of the Hill

Type of breach: 
Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Date Breach Made Public: 
September 14, 2009
geo: 
Boulder , CO
United States
Colorado US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Boulder police are investigating two burglaries on University Hill that could have compromised some local shoppers' personal and credit card information. A manager for Jones General Store called police to report an overnight break-in and theft of credit card receipts. A short time later, an owner of Root of the Hill, a business in the same building, called officers to report a break-in, theft and extensive vandalism.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Sagebrush Medical Plaza/Kern Medical Center

Type of breach: 
Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Date Breach Made Public: 
September 22, 2009
geo: 
Bakersfield , CA
United States
California US
Records Breached: 

31,000

Thousands of patients at a Kern County health clinic have been warned their personal information could have been stolen. A break-in happened at the Sagebrush Medical Plaza in July, and Kern Medical Center officials have notified 31,000 patients to take precautions against possible identity theft. One or more unknown individuals broke into a locked storage area that contained confidential patient information. All patient information has now been moved to a location inside the clinic building.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

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