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Week of Sunday, March 7, 2010




Week of Sunday, March 7, 2010
Week of Sunday, March 7, 2010



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Open Security Foundation - DataLossDB Weekly Summary
Week of Sunday, March  7, 2010

6 Incidents Added.

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DataLossDB News/Updates

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Incidents Added


Reported Date: 2010-03-12
Summary: Names, addresses and Social Security numbers of 24 may have been exposed by malware
Organizations: St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department
http://datalossdb.org/incidents/2606 
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Reported Date: 2010-03-12
Summary: Hospital loses confidential medical records for 2000 patients
Organizations: NHS Stoke on Trentl, Haywood Hospital
http://datalossdb.org/incidents/2605 
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Reported Date: 2010-03-10
Summary: Stolen laptop exposes clients names, addresses, Social Security numbers, and health information
Organizations: Thrivent Financial for Lutherans
http://datalossdb.org/incidents/2602 
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Reported Date: 2010-03-03
Summary: Stolen laptop exposes employees names, addresses, including some Social Security numbers, credit card numbers, codes and expiration dates 
Organizations: Arrow Electronics Inc
http://datalossdb.org/incidents/2603 
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Reported Date: 2010-02-22
Summary: Missing external drive exposes 35000 guard members names, Social Security numbers 
Organizations: Arkansas Army National Guard
http://datalossdb.org/incidents/2601 
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Reported Date: 2010-02-18
Summary: Storage media containing 9,500 employees Social Security numbers lost in mail
Organizations: ISS A/S
http://datalossdb.org/incidents/2604 
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Blotter Posts


Added: 2010-03-14
Title: New Mexico ranks 6th for identity theft
http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/N/NM_IDENTITY_THEFT_NMOL-?SITE=NMALJ&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT 
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Added: 2010-03-14
Title: City man pleads guilty to identity theft charges
http://www.buffalonews.com/2010/03/13/986456/city-man-pleads-guilty-to-identity.html 
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Added: 2010-03-13
Title: UK survey reveals identity theft fears
http://www.physorg.com/news187616640.html 
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Added: 2010-03-12
Title: New House Bill protects Utah children from ID theft
http://www.abc4.com:80/content/news/top%20stories/story/New-House-Bill-protects-Utah-children-from-ID/s17QWjIHrEKQO1PrC1tjHw.cspx?rss 
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Added: 2010-03-12
Title: LifeLock to Pay $12 Million to Settle FTC, States' Complaint
http://feeds.pcworld.com/click.phdo?i=4734ac5d7860a1876e39f21c9b20b809 
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Added: 2010-03-12
Title: Medical Identity Theft: How to Protect Yourself
http://abcnews.go.com/GMA/medical-identity-theft-protect-identity/story?id=10047398 
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Added: 2010-03-12
Title: Feds warn on social networking fraudsters
http://www.itwire.com/it-policy-news/government-tech-policy/37427-feds-warn-on-social-networking-fraudsters 
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Added: 2010-03-12
Title: Prosecutors charge trio in identity theft ring that netted $2 million
http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/lanow/2010/03/prosecutors-charge-trio-in-id-theft-ring-that-netted-2-million.html 
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Added: 2010-03-12
Title: Teens, young adults most likely victims of ID theft
http://www.pe.com/business/local/stories/PE_Biz_W_kidsandmoney07.310aa8a.html 
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Added: 2010-03-09
Title: Personal Finance: ID theft rises, but consumers are wising up
http://thetimes-tribune.com/news/business/personal-finance-id-theft-rises-but-consumers-are-wising-up-1.658657?localLinksEnabled=false 
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Added: 2010-03-09
Title: Companies must now secure all customer personal information
http://www.dailynewstribune.com/business/x1669540190/Companies-must-now-secure-all-customer-personal-information 
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