The Data Breach Blog

Two laptops containing patient data stolen from American Family Care

The two laptops stolen from American Family Care were password protected, yet unencrypted, and may have contained Social Security numbers.

Viator investigates payment card breach, notifies 1.44 million customers

More than 1.4 million Viator customers are being notified that their personal data, including payment card information, may have been compromised.

Florida medical center hit with breach for third time in two years

Aventura Hospital and Medical Center has reported a data breach for the third time in two years.

Tampa General Hospital breach impacts hundreds of patients

Tampa General Hospital is notifying 675 patients that their personal information may have been accessed, without authorization, by a former employee.

George Mason University travel system targeted for malware attack

The incident could have exposed the names and Social Security numbers of users, although no evidence has surfaced to suggest that's the case.

Central Utah Clinic notifies over 30K patients of potential HIPAA breach

The clinic is warning patients of a potential breach after an unauthorized party accessed a server.

Computer hardware containing patient data stolen from Ohio plastic surgery office

Beachwood-Westlake Plastic Surgery and Medical Spa in Ohio notified more than 6,000 patients that a June burglary resulted in a theft of their personal information.

AltaMed Health Services notifies 3,000 individuals of possible breach

AltaMed Health Services is notifying individuals that a former temporary employee is being investigated by law enforcement for possibly accessing and misusing AltaMed records as part of an identity theft ring.

Access gained to California university web server storing personal information

California State University, East Bay, is notifying more than 6,000 individuals that their personal information may have been compromised.

Unencrypted thumb drive containing patient data stolen from Duke University Health System

A Duke University Health System unencrypted thumb drive containing patient data was stolen from an administrative office on July 1.

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