Hamilton County Clerk of Courts


Location

Cincinnati, OH
United States
39° 8' 52.836" N, 84° 28' 37.272" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 2, 2006
geo: 
Cincinnati, OH
United States
Records Breached: 

[1,300,000] Not included in number below.

Social Security numbers, and other personal data of residents was posted on the County's website.  Some information was stolen and used to commit identity theft.

UPDATE (9/28/06):An identity thief was sentenced to 13 years in prison for the crimes. She stole 100 identities and nearly $500,000. The Web site now blocks access to court documents containing personal information.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

City of Riverside, California


Location

Riverside, CA
United States
33° 57' 12.0564" N, 117° 23' 46.1616" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 28, 2006
geo: 
Riverside, CA
United States
Records Breached: 

2,000

The SSNs and financial information regarding 401(k) accounts were accidentally e-mailed to 2,300 city employees due to a computer operator's error. The data was intended for the city payroll department.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Orange County Controller


Location

Orlando, FL
United States
28° 32' 18.0096" N, 81° 22' 45.2532" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 4, 2006
geo: 
Orlando, FL
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A Florida woman discovered her marriage license was visible on the Orange County (FL) controller's Web site with no information blacked out, not even SSNs. She discovered the breach because someone had applied for a loan in her name. The Orange County Comptroller is reportedly paying a vendor $500,000 to black out all SSNs by January 2008.

Source: 
Media

Lakeland Library Cooperative


Location

Grand Rapids, MI
United States
42° 57' 48.096" N, 85° 40' 5.1096" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
December 20, 2006
geo: 
Grand Rapids, MI
United States
Extra Info: 

Lakeland Library Cooperative serves 80 libraries in eight counties.

Records Breached: 

15,000 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

Personal information of 15,000 library users in West Michigan was displayed on the Cooperative's Web site due to a technical problem. Information exposed included names, phone numbers, e-mail addresses, street addresses, and library card numbers. Children's names were also listed along with their parents' names on a spreadsheet document. The information has since been removed.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Rabun Apparel Inc., former subsidiary of Fruit of the Loom


Location

Rabun Gap, GA
United States
34° 56' 48.12" N, 83° 25' 49.1772" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 23, 2007
geo: 
Rabun Gap, GA
United States
Records Breached: 

1,006

Names and Social Security numbers of former employees were accessible on the Internet from Jan. 15 until Feb. 20.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Montgomery College


Location

Conroe, TX
United States
30° 18' 42.7572" N, 95° 27' 21.7836" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 3, 2007
geo: 
Conroe, TX
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A new employee posted the personal information of all graduating seniors including names, addresses and Social Security numbers on a computer drive that is publicly accessible on all campus computers.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Parisexposed.com


Location

Bellevue, WA
United States
47° 36' 37.3572" N, 122° 12' 2.4444" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 18, 2007
geo: 
Bellevue, WA
United States
Records Breached: 

750

Investigation by The Smoking Gun Web site said that by changing a few characters on the web page URL it was possible to see the subscriber's name, email address, password, phone number, mailing address and credit card number.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

United States Marine Corps, Penn State University


Location

Harrisburg, PA
United States
40° 16' 25.32" N, 76° 53' 3.9048" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 26, 2007
geo: 
Harrisburg, PA
United States
Records Breached: 

10,554

Data belonging to 10,554 Marines was “improperly posted” by Penn State University, according to the Marine Corps. Names and Social Security numbers of Marines could be found via Google search engine. Penn State University was under a research contract with the Marine Corps.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Alabama Department of Public Health


Location

Montgomery, AL
United States
32° 22' 0.498" N, 86° 17' 59.8884" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 5, 2007
geo: 
Montgomery, AL
United States
Records Breached: 

1,554 (at least 1,554 people)

The personal information, including the names, ages and Social Security numbers of families enrolled in the state's ALL Kids health care coverage program, were accidentally sent to the wrong families last week. 1,554 affected families were alerted that some of their confidential information might have been released.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

The Dental Network


Location

Baltimore, MD
United States
39° 17' 25.386" N, 76° 36' 43.8804" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 19, 2008
geo: 
Baltimore, MD
United States
Extra Info: 

(866) 879-7402

Records Breached: 

74,256

A security breach of The Dental Network website left access to member personal data, including names, Social Security numbers, addresses and dates of birth unprotected for approximately two weeks. The Dental Network is an independent licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association.

Source: 
Dataloss DB
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