US Military in 2006 - Department of Vet Affairs
US Military200626,500,000GovernmentMilitaryLost / Stolen Computer or Media2 SSN and/or personal detailshttp://gcn.com/Articles/2009/02/02/VA-data-breach-suit-settlement.aspxThe Veterans Affairs Department agreed to pay $20 million to settle a class action lawsuit over the loss of a laptop. The department originally took three weeks to report the theft. The laptop was recovered with the data apparently intact a month after it was reported stolen. But it is impossible to say with absolute certainty that the data was not accessed and copied.