[ISN] [Dataloss Weekly Summary] Week of Sunday, May 8, 2011

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Date: Tue, 17 May 2011 00:14:04 -0500 (CDT)

Open Security Foundation - DataLossDB Weekly Summary
Week of Sunday, May  8, 2011

17 Incidents Added.


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Incidents Added

Reported Date: 2011-05-12
Summary: Hundreds of employee files containing Social Security numbers, driver’s license numbers and copies of birth certificates found in dumpster
Organizations: Dominos Pizza, KB Pizza

Reported Date: 2011-05-11
Summary: Database with employees and associates’ email addresses and passwords hacked and leaked on web
Organizations: Fox Broadcasting

Reported Date: 2011-05-10
Summary: Stolen drive contained 16,000 patients' names, dates of birth, social security numbers, and medical information
Organizations: Unknown Organization, Dunes Family Health Care

Reported Date: 2011-05-09
Summary: 1,007 customers' names, addresses, dates of birth and Social Security numbers exposed to another Assurant client
Organizations: Unknown Organization, Assurant Employee Benefits

Reported Date: 2011-05-09
Summary: Laptop stolen from employee's home contained 20,000 patients' names and Social Security numbers or Medicare numbers
Organizations: Reid Hospital

Reported Date: 2011-05-07
Summary: At least 60 patients' records with names, Social Security numbers, prescription records and medical history found in recycling center
Organizations: Jeffry Barnes, DDS

Reported Date: 2011-05-04
Summary: Forensic technician leaked autopsy reports and photographs of victims' remains to pub mates
Organizations: Victorian Institute of Forensic Medicine

Reported Date: 2011-05-03
Summary: 7,170 prepaid accounts at risk and 3 individual cardholders’ information may have been disclosed
Organizations: FIS

Reported Date: 2011-04-19
Summary: Employee records with incompletely shredded names and Social Security Numbers dumped by side of road
Organizations: Eastern Illinois University

Reported Date: 2011-04-19
Summary: Check cashing service gave owner access to 5,779 victims' credit reports, personal and financial information.
Organizations: E-Pro Tax Service

Reported Date: 2010-09-10
Summary: 3,630 patients' protected health information was on a lost flash drive
Organizations: Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, Saint Barnabas Health Care System, KPMG  LLP

Reported Date: 2010-08-06
Summary: 540 patients' protected health information was on a stolen laptop.
Organizations: DC Chartered Health Plan, Inc.

Reported Date: 2010-07-22
Summary: 105,470 patients' names, state id number and program information were on a stolen hard drive.
Organizations: Colorado Governor's Office of Information Technology, Department of Health Care Policy & Financing

Reported Date: 2010-07-19
Summary: 800 patients' names, dates of birth, diagnostic and treatment information  were on a lost drive.
Organizations: Long Island Consultation Center

Reported Date: 2010-07-09
Summary: 3,830 patients' names, Social Security numbers and health insurance information was on a stolen laptop.
Organizations: SunBridge Healthcare Corporation

Reported Date: 2010-07-01
Summary: 5,893 patients' names, addresses, dates of birth, social security numbers, diagnostic and medical information, and medical billing information were on stolen laptop.
Organizations: Mary M. Desch, M.D.

Reported Date: 2006-06-01
Summary: Personal information of 39 colleagues used for fraudulent purposes
Organizations: Object Sciences Corporation


Blotter Posts

Added: 2011-05-14
Title: Deputies: Man Used DMV Database In ID Theft

Added: 2011-05-12
Title: Immigration crackdown raises identity-theft risk

Added: 2011-05-11
Title: Stolen Reid Hospital computer raises concerns of ID theft

Added: 2011-05-11
Title: Identity Theft Suspect Gets Plastic Surgery

Added: 2011-05-10
Title: Antiguan man charged in Maine with identity theft

Added: 2011-05-09
Title: U.S. Senator Praises Sony's PSN Response

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