ECS Tuning Inc.

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 19, 2012
geo: 
Wadsworth , OH
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

An unauthorized person or persons accessed customer personal information between May 6 and May 10, 2012.  The information was associated with pending and recently shipped orders.  Customer names, addresses, email addresses, phone numbers, ECS customer account passwords, and debit and credit card information may have been exposed. Specifically, credit and debit card expiration dates, security codes, or access codes may have been exposed.

Source: 
California Attorney General

Delta Dental of Illinois

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 20, 2012
geo: 
Naperville , IL
United States
Records Breached: 

650

A box that contained paper claims information and X-rays was lost during shipping between an unnamed subcontractor and Delta Dental of Illinois.  The paperwork included enrollees' dates of birth, Social Security numbers, and other information that dentists provided on their claims.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Columbia University

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 30, 2012
geo: 
New York , NY
United States
Records Breached: 

3,500

A programmer erroneously saved an internal test file onto a public server in January 2010.  Current and former employees had their names, Social Security numbers, addresses, and bank account numbers available on the internet from January 2010 until April of 2012.  A total of 3,000 current and former employees were affected, but an additional 500 sole proprietors were also affected.  It appears that the file was not accessed at anytime between January 2010 and March 10, 2012.  

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Atkinson & Company LLP Consultants and Certified Public Accountants, The Public Employees Retirement Association (PERA) of New Mexico

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 15, 2012
geo: 
Albuquerque , NM
United States
Records Breached: 

100,000 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

A computer containing PERA information was stolen from Atkinson & Company.  The information was related to a PERA annual audit that Atkinson & Company were hired to perform.  PERA current and former members, as well as retirees may have had their personal information on a file on the computer.  

Source: 
Dataloss DB

BlueCross Blue Shield of North Carolina

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 25, 2012
geo: 
Durham , NC
United States
Records Breached: 

100

A mailing software error caused the private information of current and former Blue Cross Blue Shield members to be mailed to other members.  The error was discovered on April 12.  The records were more than 10 years old and included patient names, Social Security numbers, type of medical care received, and other protected health information.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Gotickets, Inc.

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 20, 2012
geo: 
Libertyville , IL
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Customers who used a payment card on www.gotickets.com may have had their personal and financial information exposed. An investigation revealed that an unauthorized group accessed shipping, billing, and credit card data related to purchases made through the website between May 22 and May 30, 2012.  

Source: 
California Attorney General

York County, South Carolina

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
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.  Those who may have been affected were not notified until after a thorough investigation by York County's IT department.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC)

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
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

Glenn Research Center - National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 3, 2012
geo: 
Cleveland , OH
United States
Records Breached: 

700 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

Hackers managed to obtain staff details from Glenn Research Center. Home addresses and telephone numbers of more than 700 US government staff were stolen and published online.  Most of the uploaded data was unclassified material such as expense forms and details on flight missions by the US Civil Air Patrol.  

Source: 
Media

Bimbo Bakeries

Type of breach: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 2, 2012
geo: 
Horsham , PA
United States
Extra Info: 

A total of 22 people from New Hampshire were affected. It is unclear how many people were affected nationwide.

Records Breached: 

22

The theft of a laptop from the trunk of an employee's car resulted in the exposure of sensitive information.  Current and former associates may have had their names and Social Security numbers on the stolen laptop.  

Source: 
Dataloss DB

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