Lending Company

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 20, 2011
geo: 
Phoenix , AZ
United States
Arizona US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

The Lending Company's secure database was breached on May 4.  A manager reported seeing a computer transferring customer personal information to an external source.  Thousands of customers and employees may have had their names, contact information, Social Security numbers and other sensitive personal information downloaded.  Customers were originally told that the system had been hacked, but one or more company insiders may have been the source of the breach.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Experian

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 17, 2012
geo: 
Costa Mesa , CA
United States
California US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

An unauthorized user or users was able to access credit reporting information after managing to pass Experian's authentication process.  The unauthorized access incidents took place sometime between October 19, 2011 and February 13, 2012, as well as sometime between November 2010 and March 2012.   Consumers may have had their names, addresses, and truncated Social Security numbers, years of birth, and account numbers exposed.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

BJ's Wholesale Club

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 2, 2012
geo: 
Westborough , MA
United States
Massachusetts US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

ON or around March 1, 2012, BJ's Wholesale learned that an unauthorized party had used the names, addresses, and membership numbers of an unknown number of members to create new online profiles on BJs.com.  Goods were then fraudulently purchased on the website between November 2011 and March 2012.  The membership profile information that may have been accessed included Social Security numbers.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Experian, Crown Financial Group

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 5, 2012
geo: 
Costa Mesa , CA
United States
California US
Records Breached: 

2,067

An unauthorized user or users was able to access credit reporting information after managing to pass Experian's authentication process.  The unauthorized access incidents took place sometime between August 2, 2011 and August 9, 2011. Consumers may have had their names, addresses, Social Security numbers, years of birth, and account numbers exposed.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Catalyst Health Solutions, Alliant Health Plans, Inc.

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 17, 2012
geo: 
Calhoun , GA
United States
Georgia US
Records Breached: 

632 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

An unauthorized disclosure resulted in the exposure of protected health information.  The breach occurred on or around January 1, 2012 and was reported on April 17.  This incident was reported on the HHS website.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Anchorage Community Mental Health Services, Inc.

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 17, 2012
geo: 
Anchorage , AK
United States
Alaska US
Records Breached: 

2,743 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

An unauthorized disclosure involving a computer or computers resulted in the exposure of protected health information.  The breach occurred sometime between December 20, 2011 and January 4, 2012.  This breach was reported on the HHS website.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Dropbox

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 17, 2012
geo: 
San Francisco , CA
United States
California US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Dropbox users began receiving spam from email sources posing as Dropbox.  Many users claim that Dropbox must have suffered a breach because email addresses they used specifically and solely for Dropbox were compromised.

UPDATE (07/20/2012): Dropbox investigated customer concerns of a data breach but could not find any evidence of an unauthorized intrusion or activity as of July 20.

Source: 
Media

Upper Valley Medical Center, Data Image

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 27, 2012
geo: 
Troy , OH
United States
Ohio US
Records Breached: 

15,000 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

A data breach of Data Image's online billing system may have exposed the private information of Upper Valley Medical Center patients.  Names, addresses, hospital account numbers, and balances owed could have been obtained during an 18-month period.  Current and former patients were notified that the breach was discovered on March 21, 2012, but could have occurred as early as October 1, 2010.  

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

West Dermatology

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 23, 2012
geo: 
Redlands , CA
United States
California US
Records Breached: 

1,900 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

A theft that occurred sometime around April 22, 2012 resulted in the exposure of protected health information.  The breach was posted on the HHS website on July 3.

Source: 
HHS via PHIPrivacy.net

BNSF Railway Company

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 9, 2012
geo: 
Fort Worth , TX
United States
Texas US
Records Breached: 

100

Around 100 BNSF Railway employees in North Dakota and adjacent states have reported fraudulent Paypal accounts and credit cards being opened in their names. it is unclear how long this issue has been occurring, what sensitive employee information may have been accessed, and how the information was accessed.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

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