York County, South Carolina


Location

York, SC
United States
34° 59' 39.4872" N, 81° 14' 31.2648" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 14, 2012
geo: 
York, SC
United States
Records Breached: 

17,000

Hackers gained access to York County's web application server.  It contained two databases with the information of 17,000 job applicants and vendors.  The first database contained about 12,500 names from as far back as 15 years ago.  The second database was newer and contained information that had been collected up until August 29, 2011.  The intrusion was discovered by the county on August 29 and no new applicants or vendors were affected by the breach.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Direct TV


Location

Greenwood Village, CO
United States
39° 37' 1.956" N, 104° 57' 2.9304" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 26, 2012
geo: 
Greenwood Village, CO
United States
Records Breached: 

32 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

A hacker or hackers accessed the server information of Direct TV and posted the information online.  The leaked data included administration account information such as 32 email addresses, usernames, encrypted passwords, and a list of IPs that could belong to Direct TV servers.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Office of Dr. William F. DeLuca Jr.


Location

Latham, NY
United States
42° 44' 49.2828" N, 73° 45' 32.4324" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 17, 2012
geo: 
Latham, NY
United States
Records Breached: 

577 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

The theft of a laptop on or around January 16, 2012 resulted in the exposure of patient protected health information.  The incident was reported in the HHS website.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

University of Florida


Location

Gainesville, FL
United States
29° 39' 5.8824" N, 82° 19' 29.3736" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 2, 2012
geo: 
Gainesville, FL
United States
Extra Info: 

The University of Florida maintains a page with their privacy breach incidents here: http://privacy.ufl.edu/

Records Breached: 

220

The information of former students and applicants was available online.  Former students and applicants who signed up for a roommate service online through Levin College of Law in the early 2000s had their Social Security numbers exposed.  The breach was discovered in May of 2012; the College of Law stopped using the software for the roommate service in the mid-2000s. Former students and applicants were mailed notifications on June 25.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

University of California Los Angeles (UCLA)


Location

Los Angeles, CA
United States
34° 3' 8.0424" N, 118° 14' 37.266" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 7, 2012
geo: 
Los Angeles, CA
United States
Records Breached: 

168 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

Hackers accessed and posted the usernames and passwords of individuals who had access to the UCLA.edu MySQL database. A total of 128 regular users had their names, titles, email addresses, logins, and password hashes posted online. Additionally, the IDs, usernames, salts, and password hashes from 37 staffers were posted online. Three database users also had their usernames and password hashes posted online.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

American Express Travel Related Services Company, Inc. (AXP)


Location

Los Angeles, CA
United States
34° 3' 8.0424" N, 118° 14' 37.266" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 13, 2012
geo: 
Los Angeles, CA
United States
Records Breached: 

27,257

A man was arrested in his Los Angeles home for allegedly purchasing and using stolen payment card numbers.  The credit and debit card numbers from American Express, Visa, MasterCard, and Discover were in the man's possession between January 11, 2012 and February 26, 2012.  The payment card numbers came from hacking the computer systems of a restaurant and a restaurant supply business in the Seattle area.  Two people who were associated with the hacking incidents had already been arrested.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Yale University


Location

New Haven, CT
United States
41° 18' 29.3508" N, 72° 55' 41.3688" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 19, 2012
geo: 
New Haven, CT
United States
Records Breached: 

1,200 (Unknown number of SSNs)

Hackers accessed at least one Yale database and obtained the details of 1,200 students and staff.  Hackers may have obtained names, Social Security numbers, addresses, and phone numbers. Additionally, usernames, passwords, and email addresses were published as proof of the hack.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Independence Physical Therapy


Location

Mystic, CT
United States
41° 21' 15.3576" N, 71° 57' 59.2632" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 23, 2012
geo: 
Mystic, CT
United States
Records Breached: 

925 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

A desktop computer was stolen or discovered stolen on August 1, 2011.  It contained protected health information.  The incident was disclosed on July 3.

Source: 
HHS via PHIPrivacy.net

Wolf & Yun


Location

Elizabethtown, KY
United States
37° 42' 11.034" N, 85° 51' 53.7876" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 3, 2012
geo: 
Elizabethtown, KY
United States
Records Breached: 

824 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

The April 24 office theft of a laptop resulted in the exposure of patient information.  The laptop contained names, dates of birth, and auditory testing data.  A public notice was posted on July 20.

Source: 
HHS via PHIPrivacy.net

Public Broadcasting System


Location

Arlington, VA
United States
38° 52' 47.892" N, 77° 6' 24.372" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 30, 2012
geo: 
Arlington, VA
United States
Records Breached: 

1,871 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

A hacker or hackers accessed and published information from a Public Broadcasting System server or database.  A total of 1,598 press usernames, plain-text passwords, and email addresses were posted online.  Thirty-six administrator names, usernames, email addresses and passwords were also publicly posted.  Finally, 237 names, emails, passwords, and usernames from other sources were posted online.

Source: 
Dataloss DB
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