Northwest Florida State College


Location

Niceville, FL
United States
30° 31' 0.7104" N, 86° 28' 55.8192" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 10, 2012
geo: 
Niceville, FL
United States
Records Breached: 

279,000 (At least 200,050 SSNs exposed)

An internal review revealed a hack of Northwest College servers.  One or more hackers accessed at least one folder in the server between May 21, 2012 and September 24, 2012.  Over 3,000 employees, 76,000 Northwest College student records, and 200,000 students eligible for Bright Future scholarships in 2005-06 and 2006-07 were affected.  Bright Future scholarship data included names, Social Security numbers, dates of birth, ethnicity, and genders.  Current and former employees that have used direct deposit anytime since 2002 may have had some information exposed.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

PST Services, Inc., Litton and Giddings Radiological Associates, P.C.


Location

Springfield, MT
United States
27° 32' 54.2904" N, 99° 29' 3.2388" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 11, 2012
geo: 
Springfield, MT
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Litton and Giddings' janitorial service, PST Services, failed to shred patient billing records before sending them to a Springfield recycling company.  The records may have been viewed by unauthorized parties before being destroyed at the recycling center.  

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Waipahu Aloha Clubhouse


Location

Waipahu, HI
United States
21° 23' 12.0012" N, 158° 0' 33.0012" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 25, 2012
geo: 
Waipahu, HI
United States
Records Breached: 

600 (No SSNs or financial information exposed)

An employee noticed unusual activity on a computer on September 25, 2012.  It is possible that former and current members of the Waipahu Aloha Clubhouse had information on the computer that was remotely accessed by an unauthorized party.  Names, Social Security numbers, dates of birth, addresses, phone numbers, and consumer record numbers dating back to 1997 may have been exposed. Though the Clubhouse services people living with severe and persistent mental illness, no medical records were exposed.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

www.naperville.il.us


Location

Naperville, IL
United States
41° 47' 9.1068" N, 88° 8' 50.2404" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 8, 2012
geo: 
Naperville, IL
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A cyber intruder injected a virus into the website of the city of Naperville.  City officials claim that no resident credit card information was compromised.  There is no evidence that any type of information was stolen from the website.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)


Location

Washington, DC
United States
38° 53' 42.4032" N, 77° 2' 10.9176" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 13, 2012
geo: 
Washington, DC
United States
Records Breached: 

10,000 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

An October 31 theft of a NASA laptop and sensitive NASA documents from an employee's locked car resulted in the exposure of employee information.  Contractors and other non-employees associated with NASA were also affected.  Employees are encouraged to be suspicious of communication from individuals claiming to be from NASA. It may take up to 60 days to send official notifications to those who were affected.

UPDATE (12/14/2012): Up to 10,000 employees and people associated with NASA may have been affected.  

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Westside Park Elementary School Based Health Center


Location

Adelanto, CA
United States
34° 34' 57.972" N, 117° 24' 33.174" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 28, 2012
geo: 
Adelanto, CA
United States
Records Breached: 

1,370 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

A burglary sometime around October 1 may have resulted in the exposure of patient names, Social Security numbers, phone numbers, addresses, dates of birth, health conditions, medications, and other health information.  The information was in a locked room that was accessed, but it appears that none of the paper records were stolen.  Thieves took a television and other items. 

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Walgreens


Location

San Diego, CA
United States
32° 42' 55.1844" N, 117° 9' 26.118" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
December 13, 2012
geo: 
San Diego, CA
United States
Extra Info: 

At least 36 Walgreens stores in San Diego County had violations.  Over 600 Walgreens stores in California counties such as Alameda, Riverside, Los Angeles, San Joaquin, Solano, Monterey, and Yolo were also involved in the lawsuit.

Records Breached: 

Unknown

Walgreens was ordered to pay $16.57 million as a part of a settlement of a civil environmental prosecution.  Walgreens was accused of illegally dumping hazardous waste as well as confidential customer medical information.  It is unclear what type of customer medical information was mishandled.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Vidant Pungo Hospital


Location

Belhaven, NC
United States
35° 32' 24.594" N, 76° 37' 22.7532" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
December 22, 2012
geo: 
Belhaven, NC
United States
Records Breached: 

1,100 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

Paper jackets that held radiology films were thrown away with office trash instead of being properly discarded.  The paper jackets contained names, addresses, dates of birth, ages, sex, race, and information on dates and names of radiology procedures prior to May of 2012.  The paper jackets are believed to have been picked up by a sanitation company and discarded in a landfill.

Source: 
HHS via PHIPrivacy.net

Rock Bottom Auto Sales


Location

Hudson, FL
United States
28° 21' 52.0164" N, 82° 41' 36.3624" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
December 7, 2012
geo: 
Hudson, FL
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

At least eight garbage bags that were left unattended on a dirt road contained sensitive documents.  A woman found the bags and reported the issue to a local news team.  The paperwork included credit applications with names, driver's license information, and Social Security numbers.  

Source: 
Databreaches.net

KCI USA, Inc.


Location

San Ramon, CA
United States
37° 46' 47.7372" N, 121° 58' 40.854" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 11, 2012
geo: 
San Antonio, TX
United States
Records Breached: 

567 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

A portable electronic device was discovered to have been stolen on or around September 8, 2011. The device may have contained health and/or other personal information. 

Source: 
HHS via PHIPrivacy.net
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