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[ISN] [Dataloss Weekly Summary] Week of Sunday, September 12, 2010

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Open Security Foundation - DataLossDB Weekly Summary
Week of Sunday, September 12, 2010

5 Incidents Added.

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DataLossDB is a research project aimed at documenting known and reported
data loss incidents world-wide. The Open Security Foundation asks for
contributions of new incidents and new data for existing incidents. For
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or the website (http://www.datalossdb.org), please contact us at
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DataLossDB News/Updates

  No news this week!

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Incidents Added

Reported Date: 2010-09-10
Summary: 7,250 faculty, staff, students have financial info compromised from stolen device
Organizations: Rice University
http://datalossdb.org/incidents/3150
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Reported Date: 2010-07-23
Summary: Hacked server exposes 27,000 individuals prescription records
Organizations: University of Texas at Arlington
http://datalossdb.org/incidents/3153
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Reported Date: 2010-06-10
Summary: 160 Social Security numbers accidentally attached to e-mail
Organizations: National Treasury Employees Union
http://datalossdb.org/incidents/3152
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Reported Date: 2010-05-28
Summary: 122 Social Security numbers exposed on address label of mailed magazine
Organizations: Saint Anselm College
http://datalossdb.org/incidents/3149
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Reported Date: 2010-05-20
Summary: Former employee stole and used client credit card numbers
Organizations: Collection Technology Inc.
http://datalossdb.org/incidents/3151
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Blotter Posts

Added: 2010-09-18
Title: Safe online shopping with virtual credit cards
http://articles.moneycentral.msn.com/SmartSpending/blog/page.aspx?post=1804804
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Added: 2010-09-17
Title: The Oregon Consumer Identity Theft Protection Act. Are you in compliance?
http://biznik.com/articles/the-oregon-consumer-identity-theft-protection-act-are-you-in-compliance
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Added: 2010-09-17
Title: Protecting Yourself From Medical Identity Theft
http://feeds.myoptumhealth.com/~r/portal/feeds/takechargeofyourhealth/~3/l2RBM1K5Fog/Protect+Yourself+From+Medical+Identity+
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