University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center (M.D. Anderson)


Location

Houston, TX
United States
29° 45' 36.6948" N, 95° 22' 9.804" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 2, 2012
geo: 
Houston, TX
United States
Records Breached: 

30,000 (Unknown number of SSNs)

A laptop with sensitive patient information was stolen from the home of an M.D. Anderson faculty member on April 30.  The laptop was not encrypted and contained patient names, medical record numbers, treatment and/or research information, and in some instances Social Security numbers.  Notifications were mailed to patients who were affected on June 28.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Cambridge Eastern Education and Development Society (CEEDS)


Location

Seattle, WA
United States
47° 36' 22.356" N, 122° 19' 55.4556" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 4, 2012
geo: 
Seattle, WA
United States
Records Breached: 

13 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

A hacker or hackers accessed and posted the database information of Cambridge Eastern Education and Development Society (CEEDS) online.  The leaked data included 12 email addresses and one administrator login and (salted) password combination.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Savvyinsider.com


Location

Trenton, NJ
United States
40° 13' 1.3908" N, 74° 44' 34.5768" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 30, 2012
geo: 
Trenton, NJ
United States
Records Breached: 

24 (No SSNs or financial information)

A hacker or hackers accessed and posted savvyinsider.com database information online.  A total of 24 usernames, email addresses, and passwords were exposed.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Israel Deaconess Medical Center


Location

Boston, MA
United States
42° 21' 30.3516" N, 71° 3' 35.1828" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 20, 2012
geo: 
Boston, MA
United States
Records Breached: 

3,900 (No SSNs or financial information involved)

The May 22 office theft of a physician's laptop resulted in the exposure of patient information. It is unclear what type of information was on the laptop, but the chief information officer said that "nothing that would be used from an identity theft perspective" was on the laptop.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

New York University Langone Medical Center, Office of Dr. Eric C. Parker, Office of Dr. Patrick J. Kelly


Location

New York, NY
United States
40° 42' 51.6708" N, 74° 0' 21.5028" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 24, 2012
geo: 
New York, NY
United States
Extra Info: 

Those with questions may call (877) 615-3775.  

Records Breached: 

8,400 (5,000 SSNs reported)

The May 23 office theft of a desktop computer resulted in the exposure of patient information.  The computer was password protected and had security software, but was not encrypted. Patient names, addresses, dates of birth, telephone numbers, insurance information, and clinical information may have been exposed.  Additionally, approximately 5,000 patients had their Social Security numbers exposed.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Environmental Protection Agency


Location

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

7,800

A computer security breach resulted in the exposure of Social Security numbers, bank routing numbers, and home addresses.  A total of 5,100 current employees and 2,700 other individuals had their information exposed by the unspecified computer breach that occurred in March. Notification was sent around the end of July.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

CQ Roll Call, The Economist Group, Bloomberg


Location

Washington, DC
United States
38° 53' 42.4032" N, 77° 2' 10.9176" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 9, 2012
geo: 
Washington, DC
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A group of former CQ employees were able to continue using log-ins and passwords to access sensitive information from The Economist Group after they left.  CQ Roll Call is owned by The Economist Group.  Many or all of the former CQ employees accessed the information while employed at Bloomberg.  Bloomberg has already paid an unspecified amount to The Economist Group as compensation for the unauthorized access incident or incidents.  It is not clear what type of information was exposed.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Phandroid, Androidforums.com


Location

Inverness, FL
United States
28° 50' 21.0012" N, 82° 20' 25.0008" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 10, 2012
geo: 
Inverness, FL
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Phandroid user account details were accessed and posted online by a hacker or hackers.  Hackers breached a back end database that powers Androidforums.com.  Androidforum usernames, email addresses, hashed passwords, member IP addresses, forum group memberships, and other data may have been accessed.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

U.S. District Court, Los Angeles California


Location

Los Angeles, CA
United States
34° 3' 8.0424" N, 118° 14' 37.266" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 20, 2012
geo: 
Los Angeles, CA
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A Los Angeles federal court clerk was identified as the source of leaked confidential information.  The clerk was married to a convicted felon who then sold the information from sealed criminal case documents to an identity theft ring.  The federal court clerk, her husband, and at least 60 others from the theft ring were caught by an FBI investigation.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Experian, Independent Capital Management


Location

Costa Mesa, CA
United States
33° 38' 28.0752" N, 117° 55' 7.2084" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 2, 2012
geo: 
Costa Mesa, CA
United States
Records Breached: 

123

A user ID assigned to Independent Capital Management used to access consumer reports was compromised by an unknown individual. New user IDs were assigned and security was increased. The unauthorized access took place sometime between February 13 and February 15.

Source: 
Dataloss DB
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