Family Health Center


Location

Reston, VA
United States
38° 58' 7.3956" N, 77° 20' 27.9456" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 2, 2010
geo: 
Reston, VA
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Boxes containing patient information ended up in a dump.  The easily accessible information included health history, surgeries performed, test results, pictures, insurance cards, bank account information and addresses.  The boxes were traced back to Family Health Center on Town Center Parkway.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

St. John's Mercy Medical Group


Location

St. John, MO
United States
38° 42' 52.2" N, 90° 20' 45.9492" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 9, 2010
geo: 
St. John, MO
United States
Records Breached: 

1,907

Patient files were found outside a doctor's office. The doctor admitted to failing to shred the old papers and claimed that he ran out of space for the files.

UPDATE (8/25/10): Reports state that 1,907 patients were notified.  The patient files included contact and credit card information, Social Security numbers and dates of birth.

Source: 
NAID

College Center for Library Automation (CCLA)


Location

Tallahassee, FL
United States
30° 26' 17.7216" N, 84° 16' 50.6388" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 10, 2010
geo: 
Tallahassee, FL
United States
Records Breached: 

126,000

Personal data from students, faculty and staff from six colleges was accessible through an Internet search for five days. The information may have included full names, Social Security numbers, driver's license numbers, and Florida identification card numbers. The institutions were Broward College, Florida State College at Jacksonville, Northwest Florida State College, Pensacola State College, South Florida Community College, and Tallahassee Community College.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Mississippi National Guard


Location

Jackson, MS
United States
32° 17' 55.5252" N, 90° 11' 5.316" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 8, 2010
geo: 
Jackson, MS
United States
Records Breached: 

2,672

It was discovered that personnel records had been posted online for several weeks. Administrative information collected from the 155th Brigade Combat Team between 2006 and 2008 was accessible online. Names, Social Security numbers, rank, pay grade, dates of birth and phone numbers were exposed.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Papa John's


Location

Louisville, KY
United States
38° 15' 9.594" N, 85° 45' 30.4416" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 7, 2005
geo: 
Louisville, KY
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

An error made thousands of customer comments and internal corporate emails available to anyone searching the Internet.  Customer comments submitted between September 29 and November 7 were viewable and had customer names, addresses, phone numbers and email addresses attached.  The company stated that "customer feedback over the last five weeks...could be viewed by a user who would have to enter a very specific, unpublished URL."  The system now requires a password.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development


Location

Jersey City, NJ
United States
40° 43' 41.3688" N, 74° 4' 39.5112" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 20, 2006
geo: 
Jersey City, NJ
United States
Records Breached: 

498

Customers are being notified that their personal information may have been unintentionally mailed to other customers. A malfunction in the mail processing equipment meant that personal information of unemployment insurance claimants was included with the information of other people. Names, addresses and Social Security numbers were exposed.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Hunter College of the City University of New York


Location

New York, NY
United States
40° 42' 51.6708" N, 74° 0' 21.5028" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
December 21, 2006
geo: 
New York, NY
United States
Records Breached: 

140

The full names and Social Security numbers of certain individuals were on a spreadsheet that an employee emailed to a group of students on November 8. Students were instructed to delete the file after the discovery.  At least 140 New York residents were affected, but the total number of people affected nationwide was not revealed.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Blue Cross Blue Shield North Carolina


Location

Durham, NC
United States
35° 59' 38.5188" N, 78° 53' 55.0284" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 7, 2007
geo: 
Durham, NC
United States
Records Breached: 

2,940

Letters were accidentally mailed with subscriber Social Security numbers visible through envelope windows.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan (BCBSM), Tstream Software


Location

Harper Woods, MI
United States
42° 25' 59.1312" N, 82° 55' 26.6988" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 14, 2011
geo: 
Harper Woods, MI
United States
Extra Info: 

The location listed is the headquarters of Tstream Software.  Members with questions may call (866) 519-5876.

Records Breached: 

2,979

A BCBSM website created by Tstream was the source of a breach.  A BCBSM found her personal information online when searching her name.  People applying for individual health insurance between 2006 and an unclear date had their names, Social Security numbers, addresses and dates of birth exposed. BCBSM was notified of the error on November 17, 2010.  The information was accessible for an unspecified amount of time. Though 6,500 BCBSM members were notified, only 2,979 were affected.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Affiliated Computer Services (ACS)


Location

Columbus, OH
United States
39° 57' 40.2336" N, 82° 59' 55.6584" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 15, 2011
geo: 
Columbus, OH
United States
Records Breached: 

8,000 (Unknown number of SSNs)

ACS handles the state of Ohio's automated system for paying and tracking child care providers.  An ACS mistake meant that over 8,000 providers were mailed letters with Social Security numbers visible from the outside of the envelope.  Some of the providers were childcare centers and only had ID numbers revealed; smaller providers who had their Social Security numbers as IDs face a greater risk.

Source: 
Databreaches.net
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