Thomson Elite


Location

Los Angeles, CA
United States
34° 3' 8.0424" N, 118° 14' 37.266" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 5, 2007
geo: 
Los Angeles, CA
United States
Records Breached: 

409

Eleven computers were stolen during a March 25 office burglary. One of the computers contained a file of travel and expense information of certain individuals. Credit card information and Social Security numbers may have been exposed.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

UnitedHealthCare


Location

Trumbull, CT
United States
41° 14' 34.3464" N, 73° 12' 2.4084" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 25, 2007
geo: 
Trumbull, CT
United States
Records Breached: 

17,000

A former employee had the names, Social Security numbers, dates of birth and addresses of about 127 members. The employee is believed to have participated in fraudulent activity and may have accessed approximately 17,000 members' information during the final 2 1/2 years of his or her employment.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Celgene Corporation


Location

Summit, NJ
United States
40° 43' 25.2912" N, 74° 21' 31.2372" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 20, 2007
geo: 
Summit, NJ
United States
Records Breached: 

1,951

Four external computer hard drives used to back up information were discovered missing from a locked information technology workroom. The hard drives contained personal information about Celgene's current and former employees. Names, Social Security numbers, addresses, phone numbers, dates of birth, bank and financial accounts, compensation information and some driver's license numbers were on the hard drives.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Track Data Securities Corp.


Location

New York, NY
United States
40° 42' 51.6708" N, 74° 0' 21.5028" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 12, 2007
geo: 
New York, NY
United States
Records Breached: 

276

Track Data learned that the security of its computer system was compromised.  Customer names,  Social Security numbers, addresses and credit card numbers may have been illegally accessed.  At least 276 New Hampshire residents were affected, but the total number of affected customers nationwide was not reported.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

MeadWestvaco


Location

Glen Allen, VA
United States
37° 39' 57.5208" N, 77° 30' 22.9464" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 1, 2007
geo: 
Glen Allen, VA
United States
Records Breached: 

652

An employee accidentally posted an electronic file in a location that was accessible to most or all people with access to MeadWestvaco's internal computer network. The file was accessible for approximately 10 days. It contained names, Social Security numbers and home addresses of employees. At least 652 North Carolina residents were affected, but the total number of affected individuals nationwide was not reported.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Jackson National Life Insurance Company, INVEST Financial Corporation


Location

Lansing, MI
United States
42° 43' 57.126" N, 84° 33' 19.926" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
December 20, 2007
geo: 
Lansing, MI
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Jackson discovered a breach that allowed access to client information through the Internet-based trading program Streetscape. The incident involved the unauthorized use of a password. Client INVEST accounts and balances, names, Social Security numbers, tax ID numbers, addresses and dates of birth were accessed.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Selma, North Carolina, Water Treatment Plant


Location

Johnston County, NC
United States
35° 26' 25.2636" N, 78° 23' 3.2028" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 4, 2007
geo: 
Johnston County, NC
United States
Records Breached: 

300

A laptop stolen from the water treatment facility holds the names and SSNs of Selma volunteer firefighters.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Ohio Board of Nursing


Location

Columbus, OH
United States
39° 57' 40.2336" N, 82° 59' 55.6584" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 25, 2007
geo: 
Columbus, OH
United States
Records Breached: 

3,031

The agency's Website posted names and SSNs of newly licensed nurses twice in the past two months. The Social Security numbers were supposed to have been removed before posting.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Metro Credit Services


Location

Hurst, TX
United States
32° 49' 24.4632" N, 97° 10' 14.0448" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 6, 2007
geo: 
Hurst, TX
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Thousands of files from the defunct bill collection company containing medical records, phone bills and Social Security numbers were found in a trash bin.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Social Security Administration (SSA)


Location

Milwaukee, WI
United States
43° 2' 20.0508" N, 87° 54' 23.3064" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 19, 2007
geo: 
Milwaukee, WI
United States
Records Breached: 

13

Files of disability applicants containing Social Security numbers, addresses, phone numbers of family members, dates of birth, work history, and detailed medical information were lost/stolen when a telecommuting employee abandoned them in a locked filing cabinet at home after a threat of domestic violence. Several of the files were mailed back to the local SSA office. Others were found in a dumpster months later.  Four were never recovered.

Source: 
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