Investacorp, Inc.

Type of breach: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 29, 2012
geo: 
Miami , FL
United States
Extra Info: 

MML Investors Services LLC, First Rate Investment Systems, and Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual) were affected by the breach.

Records Breached: 

Unknown

A vendor of the broker-dealer, National Financial Services (NFS), used by Investacorp was involved in a data security breach.  On or around March 12, 2012, Investacorp learned that an NFS vendor had inadvertently shared electronic files with another federally regulated broker-dealer that also uses NFS's services.  The incident occurred on November 29, 2011 and was first noticed on February 13, 2012. The information included client names, Social Security numbers, and certain types of account data.

Source: 
California Attorney General

Holy Family University

Type of breach: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 3, 2012
geo: 
PA
United States
Extra Info: 

Holy Family University operates in the Pennsylvania cities of Philadelphia, Newtown, and Woodhaven.

Records Breached: 

12 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

A hacker or hackers accessed the database information of Holy Family University and posted the information online.  The leaked data included a table with 12 usernames and encrypted passwords.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

University of Virginia

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 6, 2012
geo: 
Charlottesville , VA
United States
Records Breached: 

300 (Unknown number of SSNs)

Between 300 and 350 transcripts from Summer Language Institute applicants were accessible through the University of Virginia website.  The human error was discovered when a student searched Google for an image of himself.  Students who applied to the University's program within the last two years may have had their names, transcript information, and Social Security numbers exposed.  Technology experts at the University blocked public access to the information and asked Google to remove its cache of the sensitive pages on June 5, 2012.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Paper Street Media, LLC

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 31, 2012
geo: 
FL
United States
Records Breached: 

6,378 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

A hacker or hackers accessed Paper Street Media data and posted it online.  A total of 6,209 user names and passwords were posted.  Additionally, 169 emails were posted.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Penn Station East Coast Subs

Type of breach: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 1, 2012
geo: 
Milford , OH
United States
Extra Info: 

The location listed is that of Penn Station's headquarters.  Restaurants in Michigan, Missouri, Kentucky, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, and West Virginia were involved.

Records Breached: 

Unknown

Forty-three restaurants nationwide may have been affected by a data breach involving unauthorized access to credit and debit card information. Customers who used credit or debit cards between early March and the end of April may have had their financial information obtained by unauthorized parties.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Mount Sinai Hospital

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 31, 2012
geo: 
Miami Beach , FL
United States
Records Breached: 

340

Eleven computer screen printouts of personal information and seven credit cards of Mount Sinai patients were found in a vehicle that was searched after a motorist was stopped for reckless driving.  An employee of Mount Sinai was linked to patient personal information that was found during the traffic stop. She was arrested and accused of accessing and printing the names, Social Security numbers, and dates of birth of 340 patients for identity theft purposes.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 1, 2012
geo: 
Augusta , GA
United States
Records Breached: 

824 (Partial Social Security numbers only)

The March 30 theft of a physician's laptop resulted in the exposure of personal information. The physician had violated VA policy by placing the personal information on his own laptop.  Veterans may have had the last four digits of their Social Security number, discharge date, and medical provider name exposed.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

American Pharmacist Association (APhA), Pharmacist.com

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 30, 2012
geo: 
Washington , DC
United States
Records Breached: 

28,000

Hackers associated with the group Anonymous posted donations, emails, personal account information, server information, and other information from APhA's online database.  The hackers also claim to have accessed the records of 16,000 patients by hacking the website, but did not post that information. Anonymous claims that the organization was targeted due to its connection to government officials.

UPDATE (6/09/2012): Some names and addresses were also posted.  The data posted included information on over 28,000 visitors, donors, and members.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

American Advertising Federation (AAF)

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 30, 2012
geo: 
Washington , DC
United States
Records Breached: 

555 (No financial information or SSNs reported)

A hacker or hackers posted member names, email addresses, and contact information online.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital

Type of breach: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 25, 2012
geo: 
Albany , GA
United States
Extra Info: 

Those with questions may call 1-855-770-0002.

Records Breached: 

Unknown

On April 9, 2012, Phoebe Putney Home Health Care (PPMH) learned from law enforcement officials that a former employee had improperly accessed patient information with the intent to file fraudulent tax returns.  The dishonest employee may have accessed the names, Social Security numbers, and dates of birth of patients some time between June 2010 and April 2012.  Patients who were treated through PPMH between July 2005 and April 2012 may have been affected.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

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