University of Utah

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 9, 2005
geo: 
Salt Lake City , UT
United States
Records Breached: 

100,000

A server containing library archival databases was hacked.  The server included names and Social Security numbers of former University employees.  The University issued a warning that people may try to get personal information by posing as University officials involved in the investigation.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Montclair State University

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 15, 2005
geo: 
Montclair , NJ
United States
Records Breached: 

9,100

Names and Social Security numbers of undergraduates were posted online for nearly four months.  An undergraduate alerted the University after running a Google.com search of his name.  The University warned all students of the problem.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Wilcox Memorial Hospital

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 21, 2005
geo: 
Lihue , HI
United States
Records Breached: 

130,000

A backup computer data drive containing medical record numbers, addresses, names and Social Security numbers of current and former patients was lost.  Letters have been sent to affected patients.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

University of Tennessee Medical Center

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 1, 2005
geo: 
Knoxville , TN
United States
Records Breached: 

3,800

A laptop was stolen from the University's medical billing office.  Personal information lost included names, Social Security numbers and birth dates.  Affected patients were not informed of the theft for nearly two months.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California (USC)

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 4, 2005
geo: 
Los Angeles , CA
United States
Records Breached: 

50,000

A computer server containing names and Social Security numbers of patients, donors and employees was stolen from a campus computer room.

Source: 
Security Breach Letter

Safeway, Hawaii

Type of breach: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 5, 2005
geo: 
Pleasanton , CA
United States
Extra Info: 

Additional locations: Hawaii (where affected employees work). Laptop was stolen from a private home in California.

Records Breached: 

1,400 in Hawaii, perhaps more elsewhere

A division director's laptop was stolen.  Names and Social Security numbers of some Hawaii workers were compromised by the theft.  The theft occurred in August and letters were sent to affected employees in October.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

TransUnion Credit Bureau

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 9, 2005
geo: 
Chester , PA
United States
Records Breached: 

3,623

A desktop containing Social Security numbers and other information was stolen from a regional sales office in California.  Affected consumers were notified and offered one year of free credit monitoring services.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Georgia Tech University Office of Enrollment Services

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 11, 2005
geo: 
Atlanta , GA
United States
Records Breached: 

13,000

On October 16 of 2005 computers were stolen from campus which contained the names, Social Security numbers, addresses and birth dates of current and prospective students. Notifications were sent to those who were affected.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Scottrade Troy Group

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 11, 2005
geo: 
Santa Ana , CA
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A hacker compromised a server containing names, Social Security numbers, driver's licenses, state ID numbers, dates of birth, phone numbers, bank names, bank codes, bank account numbers and Scottrade account numbers.  Scottrade alerted all affected customers.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Boeing

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 19, 2005
geo: 
Chicago , IL
United States
Records Breached: 

161,000

A laptop containing names, Social Security numbers, bank account information and other human resources data was stolen.  Affected current and former employees were notified.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

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