Worst data breaches of 2013 (part 3!)

The Identity Theft Resource Center has recorded 450 data breaches so far this year, and here are the worst that become known between July and September.
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In August, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University had a server in the human resources department illegally accessed which held information on 114,963 individuals who had applied for jobs there. “The issue here is someone on our staff goofed,” Larry Hinckler, associate vice president for university relations, noting the security problem was related to human error.

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