Guildford County Schools, Page High School

Type of breach: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 11, 2013
geo: 
Greensboro , NC
United States
North Carolina US
Extra Info: 

Parents with questions may call 336-332-0810.

Records Breached: 

456 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

A Guildford County Schools employee accidentally emailed a PDF file that contained Page High School student personal information.  Student names, addresses, phone numbers, course enrollments, grades, school district identification numbers, and other transcript data were in the PDF file. The information was emailed to a single guardian on July 2, 2013.

Source: 
Media

Indiana Family and Social Services Administration (FSSA), RCR Technology Corporation

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 3, 2013
geo: 
Indianapolis , IN
United States
Indiana US
Records Breached: 

187,533 (3,926 SSNs exposed)

A computer programming glitch resulted in the exposure of client health, financial, and employment information.  Personal and private documents that belonged to certain clients were accidentally made available to other clients between April 6 and May 21 when FSSA contractor RCR Technology Corporation made a programming error.  The issue was discovered on May 10 and addressed on May 21.

Source: 
Media

Citi Prepaid Services

Type of breach: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 27, 2013
geo: 
New York , NY
United States
New York US
Extra Info: 

Those with questions may call (888) 742-9213.

Records Breached: 

Unknown

A code change in the prepaid cardholder website impacted the security features that authenticate cardholder logins.  Anyone who logged into the prepaid cardholder website between June 2 and June 13 was affected.  The issue was remediated and it does not appear that unauthorized charges have occurred on any of the affected accounts.

Source: 
California Attorney General

DENT Neurologic Institute of Amherst

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 16, 2013
geo: 
Amherst , NY
United States
New York US
Records Breached: 

10,200 (No SSNs or financial information exposed)

An administrative error led to the personal information of 10,200 patients being emailed to 200 patients.  Names, addresses, date of last appointment, visit type, primary care physician, referring physician, email addresses, and whether or not the patient was actively receiving treatment were in an Excel attachment of an email that was sent to unspecified parties. The recipients were called and instructed to delete the email.

Source: 
Media

City of Berkeley

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 24, 2013
geo: 
Berkeley , CA
United States
California US
Records Breached: 

11,000

A media group who regularly collects public employee salary and benefit information released Social Security numbers after they were mistakenly included in a file that the City of Berkeley provided.  The information was sent by Berkeley in March and the mistake was discovered in early April.  Around 2,000 active staff members and 9,000 retirees were affected.  mistakenly released the Social Security numbers of the employees as well.  

Source: 
Media

Police Department of Littleton, Massachusetts

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 30, 2013
geo: 
Littleton , MA
United States
Massachusetts US
Records Breached: 

100

A police activity log for the period of January 7 through January 13 was published on the Littleton department's website. Someone forgot to remove personal details from the log and the sensitive information was available online for 10 days.  Names, Social Security numbers, dates of birth, and addresses, were available between January 14 and January 24.

Source: 
Media

The Prudential Insurance Company of America, Unisys

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 4, 2013
geo: 
Newark , NJ
United States
New Jersey US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

An administrative error resulted in documents with sensitive information from Unisys members being emailed to an incorrect party associated with Unisys. The mistake occurred on December 13, 2012.  The document may have contained names, Social Security numbers, dates of birth, and salary information. The mistake was immediately noticed by the recipient and the information was deleted from their computer.

Source: 
California Attorney General

Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company, Convey Compliance Systems, Inc.

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 26, 2013
geo: 
Springfield , MA
United States
Massachusetts US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

An error at Convey Compliance Systems, Inc. resulted in 1099 forms being mailed to incorrect addresses.  The 1099 forms contained names, Social Security numbers, tax identification numbers, and addresses.  The financial information of some Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company clients was exposed.

Source: 
California Attorney General

Express Scripts, Ernst & Young

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 18, 2013
geo: 
St. Louis , MO
United States
Missouri US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A partner at Ernst & Young is accused of sneaking into the headquarters of Express Scripts Holding Co.  It is not clear how the Ernst & Young partner got into the headquarters, but it is believed that he emailed over 20,000 pages of data to a personal account.  Express Scripts Holding Co. accused Ernst & Young of stealing the information in order to develop its health care division. Express Scripts Holding filed a lawsuit; the accused partner is no longer employed by Ernst & Young.

Source: 
Media

Polk County School District

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 21, 2013
geo: 
Bartow , FL
United States
Florida US
Records Breached: 

200

Students who paid tuition for education programs may have had their 1098T tax forms sent to the incorrect address.  Between 150 and 200 people out of 2,000 were sent to the wrong address because a group of the tax forms were placed in envelopes without being properly separated.  Some people received the forms of several people while others never got their tax forms.  The district implemented a new step of sampling some of the envelopes in order to review the process before completing an entire batch.

Source: 
Media

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