Glenwood IGA


Location

Orofino, ID
United States
46° 28' 45.6492" N, 116° 15' 18.504" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 4, 2012
geo: 
Orofino, ID
United States
Records Breached: 

300

Investigators determined that a breach must have occurred at the grocery store Glenwood IGA after nearly 300 people reported fraudulent charges on their credit cards. The credit card fraud began in early February and unauthorized purchase attempts were made across the globe. The method of the breach is not clear. 

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Lake Worth Independent School District


Location

Lake Worth, TX
United States
32° 48' 17.4636" N, 97° 26' 42.072" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 23, 2012
geo: 
Lake Worth, TX
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Employees of Lake Worth School District received email notification of a possible computer security breach.  It appears that a former employee may have accessed the personal information of employees and could have misused it.  It is unclear if a breach actually occurred. It is also unclear how the former employee may have compromised the district's computer system.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Reading Hospital


Location

Reading, PA
United States
40° 20' 8.3328" N, 75° 55' 36.75" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 18, 2012
geo: 
Reading, PA
United States
Records Breached: 

12

A Reading Hospital employee made paper copies of sensitive information and used them for training purposes at an unaffiliated educational facility.  The incident was discovered the next day and the employee was fired.  Patient medical test results, diagnoses, prescribed medications, Social Security numbers, medical histories, and other personal information were exposed.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Duane Reade


Location

New York, NY
United States
40° 42' 51.6708" N, 74° 0' 21.5028" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 25, 2012
geo: 
New York, NY
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Employees at two Duane Reade stores were caught participating in a credit card fraud ring.  One employee at each store was found to have used an unauthorized device to scan customer credit cards prior to processing them through the store's system. People who made purchases at the stores between October 1, 2011 and February 16, 2012 may have been affected.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

United States Naval Research Laboratory


Location

Washington, DC
United States
38° 53' 42.4032" N, 77° 2' 10.9176" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 5, 2012
geo: 
Washington, DC
United States
Records Breached: 

30 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

A hacker or hackers accessed and posted sensitive information online.  A total of 30 names, usernames, email addresses, and passwords were exposed.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

The Neighborhood Christian Clinic


Location

Phoenix, AZ
United States
33° 26' 54.1572" N, 112° 4' 26.5332" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 10, 2012
geo: 
Phoenix, AZ
United States
Records Breached: 

9,565 (Unknown number of SSNs)

A portable electronic device was lost or discovered missing sometime around February 7, 2012. It contained sensitive information. The incident was reported on the HHS website. 

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC)


Location

Washington, DC
United States
38° 53' 42.4032" N, 77° 2' 10.9176" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 24, 2012
geo: 
Washington, DC
United States
Records Breached: 

700

A CFTC employee received an email on May 21 that linked to a fraudulent website.  The employee failed to recognize the email as a phishing attempt and mistakenly entered information on the website.  An unauthorized third party was then able to use the employee's account information to access emails and attachments that contained sensitive employee information such as names and Social Security numbers.  The incident was confirmed by the CTC in mid June.

Source: 
Media

Stanford University


Location

Stanford, CA
United States
37° 25' 23.34" N, 122° 10' 35.9112" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 24, 2012
geo: 
Stanford, CA
United States
Records Breached: 

1,593 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

A hacker or hackers accessed the database information of Stanford University and posted the information online.  The leaked data included a list of contact information for donors.  Names, company association, contact details, and notes about the donors were exposed.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

The Commercial Bank


Location

Meridian, MS
United States
32° 21' 51.516" N, 88° 42' 13.1616" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 19, 2012
geo: 
Meridian, MS
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A former bank vice president and branch manager was sentenced for falsifying loans.  She used the names, Social Security numbers, and other personal information of family members and bank customers to falsify financial documents between June of 2008 and May of 2009.  The woman's fraudulent activities were discovered in 2009 and she eventually pled guilty on February 3, 2012.  Her charges included mail fraud, wire fraud, bank fraud, and aggravated identity theft.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

San Jose State University (SJSU) Associated Students


Location

San Jose, CA
United States
37° 20' 21.7896" N, 121° 53' 41.8416" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 2, 2012
geo: 
San Jose, CA
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A hacker was able to access SJSU's Associated Students information.  Associated Students is a student-run non-profit that manages and hosts many SJSU campus services, but it's IT infrastructure is separate from SJSU's.  The hacker claimed to have 10,000 student Social Security numbers and driver's license numbers, but it is unclear if this information was actually exposed.  The hacker claimed to use an SQL injection to access the information.

Source: 
Databreaches.net
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