Northwestern Memorial Hospital Home Hospice

Type of breach: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 27, 2012
geo: 
Chicago , IL
United States
Extra Info: 

Those with questions may call (855) 755-8480 and use the reference number 6963071312.

Records Breached: 

Unknown

A June 11 office burglary resulted in the theft of six laptops and a tablet. One or more of the computer devices included the personal health information of current and former Home Health patients.  Information included names, Social Security numbers, addresses, dates of birth, demographics, patient medical treatment profiles, diagnoses, symptoms, medications, treatment notes, and health insurance information.  The standard laptop security controls had been temporarily suspended on the devices since they were undergoing a software upgrade. 

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Petco Animal Supplies, Inc.

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 26, 2012
geo: 
Chanhassen , MN
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Five laptops were stolen from an unnamed auditor of Petco's 401(k) Plan between May 18 and May 20.  The auditor informed Petco on July3.  Current and former employee names, Social Security numbers, and other 401(k) account information may have been exposed. Anyone who was issued a Petco paycheck in 2010, had a 401(k) account and received a distribution, or had a fee deducted from their account in 2011 may have been affected.

Source: 
California Attorney General

Mission Linen Supply

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 20, 2012
geo: 
Santa Barbara , CA
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A customer notified Mission Linen Supply of unauthorized charges on the credit cards of several other customers.  Mission Linen Supply discovered that the third party vendor who stores and maintains purchase information for their web stores had a data breach.  The unnamed vendor experienced an unauthorized access of their file servers.  Customers who made online purchases may have had their credit or debit card numbers, expiration dates, and possibly name and other payment card information compromised.

Source: 
California Attorney General

Gamigo

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 23, 2012
geo: 
Hamburg
Germany
Records Breached: 

3 million American accounts (No SSNs or financial information reported)

Hackers were able to access Gamigo's server in February of 2012.  Notification of the breach was sent on March 1.  Gamigo warned users and advised that they change any passwords for emails associated with Gamigo.  The hacked information was released on July 6.  A total of 8,243,809 user email addresses and encrypted passwords were posted online. 

Source: 
Media

Oregon State University

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 25, 2012
geo: 
Corvallis , OR
United States
Records Breached: 

21,000

An unnamed check printing vendor for the University copied data from the University's cashier's office during software upgrades.  The information included 30,000 to 40,000 checks that contained student and employee names, University IDs, check numbers, and check amounts.  Current and former student, faculty, and staff records older than 2004 may have included Social Security numbers. it does not appear that the vendor acted with malicious intent.

Source: 
Media

Orcutt Burger Restaurant

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 14, 2012
geo: 
Orcutt , CA
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

People who used debit cards to make purchases at Orcutt Burgers may have had their information stolen.  Coast Hills Federal Credit Union sent out an alert to clients and reissued an unspecified number of debit cards.  It is unclear how the debit card data was accessed and how long the information was at risk.  It is also unclear if credit cards were also compromised.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Patterson Dental, River Arch Dental, Hamner Square Dental

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

3,645

An unencrypted USB memory chip was shipped against company policy.  The envelope that contained it arrived at its destination on May 14 with a tear and missing the USB memory chip.  Names, home addresses, telephone numbers, email addresses, ID numbers, dates of birth, driver's license numbers, Social Security numbers, dental information, and dental insurance information of patients was exposed.

UPDATE (08/03/2012): A total of 1,112 Hamner Square Dental patients and 2,533 River Arch Dental patients were affected.

Source: 
California Attorney General

Eclipse AeroSpace

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 30, 2012
geo: 
Albuquerque , NM
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A hacker or hackers accessed and posted Eclipse AeroSpace database information online.  The leaked information included email addresses, usernames, names, and passwords.  

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Capital Area Community Action Agency

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 28, 2012
geo: 
Tallahassee , FL
United States
Records Breached: 

100

About 100 client files were discovered missing from a file cabinet in a restricted area.  The files contained Social Security numbers and other personal information.  A spokesperson for Capital Area Community said that a disgruntled former or current employee may be to blame.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Douglas County Probation Office

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 28, 2012
geo: 
Omaha , NE
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A county clerk was the victim of a car theft. She had left sensitive documents for homicide trials in the trunk of her car.  The documents were recovered from the car wreckage.  Personal information for police officers associated with the homicide trials and names and addresses of witnesses could have been exposed. Documents will be scanned and never physically taken from the courthouse again as a result of the breach.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

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