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

Preferred Skin Solutions


Location

Tulsa, OK
United States
36° 9' 14.3352" N, 95° 59' 33.99" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 27, 2012
geo: 
Tulsa, OK
United States
Records Breached: 

400 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

An office burglary that occurred on or around January 24 resulted in the loss of a laptop. The laptop held client records.  The company sent a breach notification through Facebook and email.  No financial information was on the laptop, but Preferred Skin Solutions still warned their clients about the risk of identity theft.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Craigslist


Location

Hempstead, NY
United States
40° 42' 22.3668" N, 73° 37' 7.464" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 27, 2012
geo: 
Hempstead, NY
United States
Records Breached: 

250

More than 250 people in 30 states were victims of scams perpetrated on Craigslist.com by two New York residents.  The women posted phony Craigslist ads for nonexistent jobs and apartments to gather the personal information of victims between February of 2010 and October of 2011.  That information was then used to obtain fraudulent state income tax returns, bank loans, and credit cards.  More than $75,000 was fraudulently obtained.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

C.D. Peacock


Location

Chicago, IL
United States
41° 52' 41.2104" N, 87° 37' 47.2728" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 10, 2012
geo: 
Chicago, IL
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

C.D. Peacock is suing BridgePoint Technologies for faulty IT services.  BridgePoint Technologies was hired in August 2009 and in March of 2010, a breach of C.D. Peacock's virtual private network (VPN) was discovered.  The private network was designed to give remote users access to a centralized network. C.D. Peacock was allegedly advised by BridgePoint Technologies to go around the VPN since it could not be fixed.  Though BridgePoint Technologies allegedly said that this move would be safe, C.D.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Wallace Community College


Location

Dothan, AL
United States
31° 13' 23.6316" N, 85° 23' 25.7604" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 25, 2012
geo: 
Dothan, AL
United States
Records Breached: 

284 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

Information from Wallace Community College was posted online by a hacker. The College became aware of the breach after being notified by Databreaches.net.  Eight username, email address, and password combinations were posted in addition to 276 username, password, and full name combinations.  People who used their same email and password combination for Wallace Community and other sites are encouraged to change their passwords.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Lindenwood University


Location

Belleville, IL
United States
38° 31' 12.18" N, 89° 59' 2.3784" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 7, 2012
geo: 
Belleville, IL
United States
Records Breached: 

184 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

Someone accessed student information and posted it on Twitter @LindenLeaks.  The information was from the Fall 2011 semester and included grades, majors, phone numbers, and email addresses.  The account was eventually deleted from Twitter.  The person who originally posted the information online commented that the document had been downloaded nearly 140 times since being posted.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Delta Dental


Location

Sacramento, CA
United States
38° 34' 53.6592" N, 121° 29' 39.84" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 22, 2012
geo: 
Sacramento, CA
United States
Records Breached: 

11,646 (no SSNs or financial information reported)

The unauthorized disclosure of paper records sometime around December 22, 2011 may have resulted in the exposure of protected health information.  

Source: 
HHS via PHIPrivacy.net

Howard University Hospital


Location

Washington, DC
United States
38° 53' 42.4032" N, 77° 2' 10.9176" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 27, 2012
geo: 
Washington, DC
United States
Records Breached: 

66,601

The January 27 theft of a laptop from a former contractor's vehicle resulted in the loss of patient information.  The patient files included Social Security numbers, names, addresses, identification numbers, medical record numbers, dates of birth, admission dates, diagnosis-related information, and discharge dates. The majority of those affected were patients who were treated at the Hospital between December 2010 and October 2011.  Some patients who received treatment as far back as 2007 were also affected.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles


Location

Lawrence, MA
United States
42° 42' 25.326" N, 71° 9' 47.2104" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 6, 2012
geo: 
Lawrence, MA
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Two masked men stole several bags of documents and records from a state courier truck outside the Lawrence Registry of Motor Vehicle (RMV) branch on Wednesday April 4.  However, the trash included records from the Wilmington branch of the RMV. Registration transactions, duplicate titles, crash reports, citation payments, rebate requests, and municipal parking records from transactions that occurred between Friday March, 30 and Monday, April 2 were stolen.

Source: 
Dataloss DB
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