Florida Department of Education


Location

Tallahassee, FL
United States
30° 26' 17.7216" N, 84° 16' 50.6388" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 13, 2009
geo: 
Tallahassee, FL
United States
Records Breached: 

475

The agency is notifying 475 student-loan borrowers of a breach that involved their financial records.  The Office of Student Financial Assistance lost or misplaced 1,186 promissory notes that students signed while enrolled.  The missing files include Social Security numbers, names, addresses, birth dates, personal references, and other private and financial information that could be used for identity thief.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Hollywood Video


Location

Sparks, NV
United States
39° 32' 5.6796" N, 119° 45' 9.6804" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 9, 2010
geo: 
Sparks, NV
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

This Hollywood Video like many others has closed. Hundreds, perhaps thousands of pieces of paper, receipts, records and worst of all membership forms, were exposed.  It appears they were not even placed in the dumpster, but left out in the open and scattered everywhere by the wind. On these forms were names, addresses, birth dates, I-D numbers, credit card numbers and signatures.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

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


Location

Middletown, OH
United States
39° 30' 54.2088" N, 84° 23' 53.7936" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 3, 2010
geo: 
Middletown, OH
United States
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

Private Medical Practice


Location

Chino Hills, CA
United States
33° 58' 31.0008" N, 117° 43' 23.0016" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 6, 2010
geo: 
Chino Hills, CA
United States
Records Breached: 

600 (0 reports of SSNs or financial information)

Confidential medical files were found in a dumpster near the medical office of the two doctors. The doctors were in the process of moving to a new location.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

New York Urology Associates


Location

Cheektowaga, NY
United States
42° 54' 9.4104" N, 78° 44' 40.4592" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 30, 2010
geo: 
Cheektowaga, NY
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Someone reported that medical papers were blowing around a parking lot. The documents had Social Security numbers, addresses, and names.

Source: 
NAID

Gastroenterology Consultants


Location

Omaha, NE
United States
41° 15' 14.4216" N, 95° 59' 57.3288" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 6, 2010
geo: 
Omaha, NE
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A local news station responded to a report about patient files being left in a recycling dumpster outside of the clinic. Hundreds of documents with patient names, Social Security numbers, addresses and detailed medical information were found and secured by KMTV Action 3 News. The files appear to be from 2002 and 2003.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Internal Revenue Service (IRS)


Location

San Francisco, CA
United States
37° 46' 29.748" N, 122° 25' 9.8976" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
September 22, 2005
geo: 
San Francisco, CA
United States
Extra Info: 

Taxpayers in Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Ohio, Oregon, Utah, Virginia, Washington and Wyoming may have been affected.

Records Breached: 

30,000

A truck carrying checks with tax information for the self-employed was involved in an accident on the San Mateo Bridge. Wind blew about 30,000 pieces of mail into the bay and beyond. The IRS agreed to waive penalties and interest for anyone whose payment was affected.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Chautauqua County Department of Social Services


Location

Jamestown, NY
United States
42° 5' 49.2072" N, 79° 14' 7.1736" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 8, 2006
geo: 
Jamestown, NY
United States
Records Breached: 

12

Paperwork being used in Medicaid fraud investigations was stolen from an employee's car.  The theft occurred sometime between July 31 and August 1.  People who were being investigated may have had their private information exposed.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Jones Beauty College


Location

Dallas, TX
United States
32° 48' 10.638" N, 96° 46' 11.7228" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 8, 2007
geo: 
Dallas, TX
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

The Texas Attorney General filed an enforcement action against the College in March.  Student financial aid forms with Social Security numbers and other personal information had been improperly discarded.  

Source: 
Media

International Union of Operating Engineers Health and Welfare Fund, Zenith Administrators, Inc.


Location

Baltimore, MD
United States
39° 17' 25.386" N, 76° 36' 43.8804" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 14, 2011
geo: 
Baltimore, MD
United States
Records Breached: 

800 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

Papers pertaining to Union's employee benefits program were stolen from Zenith's office on November 3. Zenith administers the benefits program. The papers contained health information.

Source: 
HHS via PHIPrivacy.net
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