The Data Breach Blog

Starwood Hotels hit with POS malware

Starwood Hotels reported that malware implanted on the point-of-sale systems at several of its properties may have exposed customer credit card data.

Georgia office leaks data on six million voters

A lawsuit alleges that the office of Georgia's Secretary of State Brian Kemp released personal identifying information of Georgia voters to 12 organizations.

North Carolina DHHS reports second email incident in two months

The North Caroline DHHS has announced a second email incident that affected more than 500 patients.

Comcast to reset 200K passwords after accounts compromised

Comcast is resetting nearly 200,000 of customer passwords after their account information was spotted being for sale on a dark web site.

Touchnote photo site breached, names, addresses taken

The U.K.-based online photo postcard service Touchnote has notified its registered customers that the company has been hacked and some personal information has possibly been compromised.

Utah student information compromised over six-year period

The Utah State Office of Education discovered student information was compromised over the last six years.

Maine's Yellowfront Grocery hit by breach, other stores may be affected

Yellowfront Grocery in Damariscotta, Maine, notified its customers via Facebook that it had experienced a POS breach.

Employee data on stolen Schlage Lock Company laptop

An encrypted company laptop containing the information was stolen from a Schlage employee's vehicle at an offsite location.

Payment card breach at The Commons Hotel in Minnesota

Malware was identified on the payment card system at The Commons Hotel, and payment card data may have been compromised.

Data accessible on internet, Salt Lake County sends out 14K notification letters

The incident involved incident involving workers' compensation and other damage claims submitted to Salt Lake County in Utah.

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