Kanawha-Charleston Health Department


Location

Charleston, WV
United States
38° 20' 59.352" N, 81° 37' 57.4428" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 20, 2009
geo: 
Charleston, WV
United States
Records Breached: 

11,000

People who received flu shots from the agency since October are being warned that their personal information may have been stolen by a former department temporary worker. Information included their names, Social Security numbers, addresses and other personal information.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Southern Satellite


Location

Orange City, FL
United States
28° 56' 55.9536" N, 81° 17' 55.2264" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 2, 2009
geo: 
Orange City, FL
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Hundreds of folders containing names, addresses, Social Security numbers and credit card information were found in a dumpster.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

SemGroup LP


Location

Tulsa, OK
United States
36° 9' 14.3352" N, 95° 59' 33.99" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 10, 2009
geo: 
Tulsa, OK
United States
Records Breached: 

160

Online banking bandits pulled thousands of dollars from the accounts of current and former employees after personal information was inadvertently left on a bankruptcy court document made public.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Elk Grove Unified School District


Location

Elk Grove, CA
United States
38° 24' 31.6764" N, 121° 22' 17.8248" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 4, 2009
geo: 
Elk Grove, CA
United States
Records Breached: 

520

A document with the Social Security numbers of more than 500 Elk Grove Unified School District employees was lost by a district employee.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Walgreens Health Initiative


Location

Deerfield, IL
United States
42° 10' 16.0932" N, 87° 50' 40.2432" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 18, 2009
geo: 
Deerfield, IL
United States
Extra Info: 

(866) 292-9063

Records Breached: 

28,000

Names, dates of birth and Social Security numbers of roughly 28,000 state retirees were e-mailed to the Kentucky Retirement Systems without being properly encrypted for security purposes by its pharmacy benefit provider. The e-mail contained dates of birth, Social Security numbers and health insurance claim numbers but not personal health information. The file contained information only on members who were both Medicare-eligible and used the retiree pharmacy benefit through Walgreens in 2007.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

CBIZ Medical Management Professionals


Location

Chattanooga, TN
United States
35° 2' 44.268" N, 85° 18' 34.848" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 12, 2009
geo: 
Chattanooga, TN
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

The office of CBIZ Medical was broken into on Feb. 23. Among the items stolen was a computer belonging to the hospital with stored radiology reports related to some patients. Patients between December 2007 and Feb. 23, 2009, may have had records saved on the stolen computer.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Fulton County Board of Registration and Elections


Location

Atlanta, GA
United States
33° 44' 56.382" N, 84° 23' 16.7352" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 5, 2009
geo: 
Atlanta, GA
United States
Records Breached: 

99,000

Boxes were found in a trash bin at Atlanta Technical College. They contained about 75,000 voter registration application cards and 24,000 precinct cards. Many of the documents contained personal information on active voters, such as full names and Social Security numbers.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Warren County Virtual Community School


Location

Lebanon, OH
United States
39° 26' 7.2132" N, 84° 12' 10.7712" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 27, 2009
geo: 
Lebanon, OH
United States
Records Breached: 

140

Contractors installing fiber on a near by street to the school say they found a four-page list in a recycling dumpster when they went to dump some trash. The list had more than 140 students' names, addresses, Social Security numbers and birth dates listed. Their parents names were on the list too.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Cornell University


Location

Ithaca, NY
United States
42° 26' 26.2608" N, 76° 29' 47.7852" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 23, 2009
geo: 
Ithaca, NY
United States
Records Breached: 

45,277

A stolen Cornell University computer has compromised the personal information of thousands of members of the University community. The computer contains the names and Social Security numbers of current and former students as well as current and former faculty and staff members.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

A Honolulu hospital


Location

Honolulu, HI
United States
21° 18' 24.9984" N, 157° 51' 29.9988" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 22, 2009
geo: 
Honolulu, HI
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

In June 2009, a Hawaii woman was sentenced to a year in prison for illegally accessing another woman's medical records and posting on MySpace that she had HIV. The State of Hawaii brought charges under a state law that criminalizes unauthorized access to a computer as a class B felony. The defendant was employed by a hospital and had access to patient medical records.

Source: 
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