The Data Breach Blog

LuckyPet data breach compromises online payment info

Seattle-based pet store LuckyPet notified the California State Attorney General's office of a data breach that compromised online customer information.

18,000 possibly affected by Archdiocese of Denver data breach

Incidents of fraud were reported after an unauthorized person accessed an Archdiocese of Denver database maintained by a third-party and which contained PII on 18,000 former and current employees and their dependents.

Phishing attack compromises Olympia School District employee data

An attacker used a phishing attack to obtain personal identifiable information (PII) on thousands of employees of the Olympia School District.

Stanford University employees victim of tax fraud after breach at third-party vendor

The W-2 forms of some Stanford University employees were fraudulently downloaded from the university's third-party vendor, W-2Express, operated by the credit bureau Equifax.

Data on 1K staffers and students at Kentucky State University exposed

Kentucky State University was hit with a data breach on March 22 when an employee, responding to an email supposedly from the school's president, sent off W-2s for employees and students.

3,000 Tidewater Community College workers victimized in W-2 scam

Tidewater Community College (TCC) in Norfolk, Va., reported the tax information of all its employees was hijacked in a spear phishing scam.

Attacker compromises information of 250K in Bailey's data breach

Outdoor equipment retailer Bailey's Inc. notified its customers their information may have been compromised for more than four years.

Karmanos Cancer Center patient info at risk from lost flash drive

Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Center officials said an unencrypted flash drive containing information on patients and family members at its Detroit and Farmington Hill, Mich., locations was lost in the mail.

Stolen laptop exposes PII of over 200K Premier Healthcare patients

Premier Healthcare, a Bloomington, Indiana-based healthcare provider, suffered a data breach when a thief stole a laptop containing patient information from the company's billing department.

York Hospital breach compromises PII of 1,400 employees

York Hospital in Maine reported a breach of employees' identifying information but said patient information was not targeted.


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