Children's Hospital of Orange County

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 28, 2010
geo: 
Orange , CA
United States
California US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

The Hospital is checking its database for accuracy after discovering that patient files have been faxed to the wrong location at least twice. Patient records were faxed to an auto shop in 2009, and the wrong doctor on a separate occasion.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.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

Boulder Community Hospital, Family Medical Associates

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 30, 2010
geo: 
Lafayette , CO
United States
Colorado US
Records Breached: 

14

Anonymous letters were sent to at least 14 patients of the Family Medical Associates clinic in Lafayette.  The letters contained Social Security numbers, medical records, dates of birth and names.  The sender claimed that the clinic was improperly disposing patient personal information.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 26, 2010
geo: 
Columbia , SC
United States
South Carolina US
Records Breached: 

1,824 (0 SSNs and financial information reported)

Over 1,824 people's information was found in a dumpster. It is not known what kind of personal information was included in the documents.

Source: 
NAID

The Vine Tavern and Eatery

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 18, 2010
geo: 
Tempe , AZ
United States
Arizona US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Personal documents including applicant names, Social Security numbers, and dates of birth were found in a dumpster. Customer checks with banking information and credit card receipts were also found. Reports indicate that thousands of pages of information were located.

Source: 
NAID

City of Charlotte

Type of breach: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 25, 2010
geo: 
Charlotte , NC
United States
North Carolina US
Extra Info: 

(888) 435-6031

Records Breached: 

5,220

The city of Charlotte says the personal information of 5,220 current and former city employees and elected officials has been lost. The loss affects individuals who received health insurance from the city in early 2002. Two DVDs containing the Social Security numbers of the affected individuals failed to arrive at the offices of Towers Watson & Co., the city’s benefits consulting firm, in Atlanta. The discs also contained prescription-drug information for five individuals.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Aetna

Type of breach: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 28, 2010
geo: 
South Windsor , CT
United States
Connecticut US
Extra Info: 

The number of clients from New Jersey and Pennsylvania affected totals 6,372.

Records Breached: 

6,372

A cabinet full of documents with sensitive information was found sitting on the side of the road. A woman made the discovery about a month ago and gave the documents to investigators with Aetna Insurance Co. The woman said she saw a bureau on the side of the road in front of Admiral Storage in South Windsor with a sign that said "free." She brought it home and discovered the documents. There were eight bags of nothing but Social Security numbers, names, and death benefits. Information also included patient records and medications.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

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